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Economics, ecology, ethics : essays toward a steady-state economy

Author: Herman E Daly
Publisher: San Francisco : W.H. Freeman, ©1980.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman E Daly
ISBN: 0716711788 9780716711780 0716711796 9780716711797
OCLC Number: 5889374
Notes: In part a revision of Toward a steady state economy, 1973, edited by H.E. Daly.
Description: x, 372 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction to the steady-state economy / Herman E. Daly --
pt. 1. Ecology : ultimate means and biophysical constraints: Introduction / Herman E. Daly ; Availability, entropy, and the laws of thermodynamics / Paul R. Ehrlich, Anne H. Ehrlich, and John P. Holdren ; The entropy law and the economic problem / Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen ; Selections from "Energy and economic myths" / Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen ; Limits to exploitation of nonrenewable resources / Garrett Hardin ; Second thoughts of "The tragedy of the commons" / Garrett Hardin --
pt. 2. Ethics : theultimate end and value constraints: Introduction / Herman E. Daly ; The age of plenty : a Christian view / E.F. Schumacher ; Buddhist economics / E.F. Schumacher ; The presumptions of science / Robert L. Sinsheimer ; Ecology, ethics, and theology / John Cobb ; The abolition of man / C.S. Lewis --
pt. 3. Economics : interaction of ends and means: Introduction / Herman E. Daly ; Economics and the challenge of environmental issues / Peter A. Victor ; The teleological view of wealth : a historical perspective / Gerald Alonzo Smith ; On economics as a life science / Herman E. Daly ; The economics of the coming spaceship earth / Kenneth E. Boulding ; Speceship earth revisited / Kenneth E. Boulding ; The growth of affluence and the decline of welfare / E.J. Mishan ; Energy use and moral restraint / Bruce Hannon ; The severance tax as an instrument of intertemporal equity / Talbot Page ; The steady-state economy : toward a political economy of biophysical equilibrium and moral growth / Herman E. Daly ; Postscript: Some common misunderstandings and further issues concerning a steady-state economy.
Other Titles: Toward a steady-state economy.
Responsibility: edited by Herman E. Daly.


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