skip to content
The skeptical economist : revealing the ethics inside economics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The skeptical economist : revealing the ethics inside economics

Author: Jonathan Aldred; Earthscan.
Publisher: Abingdon ; New York : Earthscan, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In reality economics is built on ethical foundations - distinctive and controversial views about how we ought to live, what we value and why. This book exposes these hidden assumptions, and opens up  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Aldred; Earthscan.
ISBN: 9781844077052 1844077055 9781849712095 1849712093
OCLC Number: 953154965
Description: [6], 281 s. : il. ; 24 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements 1. Introduction: Ethical Economics? 2. The Sovereign Consumer 3. Two Myths about Economic Growth 4. The Politics of Pay 5. Happiness 6. Pricing Life and Nature 7. New Worlds of Money: Public Services and Beyond 8. Conclusion
Responsibility: Jonathan Aldred.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Aldred has written a well-organized and easily accessible text with an admirable capacity to build arguments across the various chapters. It continuously stimulates reflection. It is moreover an Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/953154965> # The skeptical economist : revealing the ethics inside economics
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "953154965" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Place/abingdon> ; # Abingdon
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Topic/etyka_biznesu> ; # Etyka biznesu
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Topic/ekonomia_aspekt_moralny> ; # Ekonomia--aspekt moralny
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Person/aldred_jonathan> ; # Jonathan Aldred
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793122687> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The skeptical economist : revealing the ethics inside economics" ;
   schema:productID "953154965" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/953154965#PublicationEvent/abingdon_new_york_earthscan_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Organization/earthscan> ; # Earthscan.
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Agent/earthscan> ; # Earthscan
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849712095> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781844077052> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/953154965> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Person/aldred_jonathan> # Jonathan Aldred
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Aldred" ;
   schema:givenName "Jonathan" ;
   schema:name "Jonathan Aldred" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793122687#Topic/ekonomia_aspekt_moralny> # Ekonomia--aspekt moralny
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ekonomia--aspekt moralny" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781844077052>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1844077055" ;
   schema:isbn "9781844077052" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849712095>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1849712093" ;
   schema:isbn "9781849712095" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.