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The Resource Moral Markets : the Critical Role of Values in the Economy

Moral Markets : the Critical Role of Values in the Economy

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Moral Markets : the Critical Role of Values in the Economy
Title
Moral Markets
Title remainder
the Critical Role of Values in the Economy
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Language
eng
Summary
Like nature itself, modern economic life is driven by relentless competition and unbridled selfishness. Or is it? Drawing on converging evidence from neuroscience, social science, biology, law, and philosophy, Moral Markets makes the case that modern market exchange works only because most people, most of the time, act virtuously. Competition and greed are certainly part of economics, but Moral Markets shows how the rules of market exchange have evolved to promote moral behavior and how exchange itself may make us more virtuous. Examining the biological basis of economic morality, tracing the
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EBLCP
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Zak, Paul J
Dewey number
174
Index
no index present
LC call number
HB72
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Jensen, Michael C
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  • Economics
  • Economics
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Moral Markets : the Critical Role of Values in the Economy
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Preface: Is Free Enterprise Values in Action?; Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; PART I: PHILOSOPHICAL FOUNDATIONS OF VALUES; PART II: NONHUMAN ORIGINS OF VALUES; PART III: THE EVOLUTION OF VALUES AND SOCIETY; PART IV: VALUES AND THE LAW; PART V: VALUES AND THE ECONOMY; Index
Control code
701704285
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701704285
Label
Moral Markets : the Critical Role of Values in the Economy
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Preface: Is Free Enterprise Values in Action?; Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; PART I: PHILOSOPHICAL FOUNDATIONS OF VALUES; PART II: NONHUMAN ORIGINS OF VALUES; PART III: THE EVOLUTION OF VALUES AND SOCIETY; PART IV: VALUES AND THE LAW; PART V: VALUES AND THE ECONOMY; Index
Control code
701704285
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837366
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701704285

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