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The Resource The company of strangers : a natural history of economic life, Paul Seabright ; foreword by Daniel C. Dennett, (electronic resource)

The company of strangers : a natural history of economic life, Paul Seabright ; foreword by Daniel C. Dennett, (electronic resource)

Label
The company of strangers : a natural history of economic life
Title
The company of strangers
Title remainder
a natural history of economic life
Statement of responsibility
Paul Seabright ; foreword by Daniel C. Dennett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seabright, Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
De Gruyter eBooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social capital (Sociology)
  • Economics
  • Sociobiology
  • Strangers
  • Trust
Label
The company of strangers : a natural history of economic life, Paul Seabright ; foreword by Daniel C. Dennett, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.degruyter.com/isbn/9781400834785
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Who's in charge? -- Man and the risks of nature -- Our violent past -- How have we tamed our violent instincts? -- How did the social emotions evolve? -- Money and human relationships -- Honor among thieves : hoarding and stealing -- Honor among bankers? : what caused the financial crisis? -- Professionalism and fulfillment in work and war -- The city, from ancient Athens to modern Manhattan -- Water : commodity or social institution? -- Prices for everything? -- Families and firms -- Knowledge and symbolism -- Exclusion : unemployment, poverty, and illness -- States and empires -- Globalization and political action -- Conclusion : how fragile is the great experiment?
Control code
ybp3252451
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 376 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400834785
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650308558
Label
The company of strangers : a natural history of economic life, Paul Seabright ; foreword by Daniel C. Dennett, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.degruyter.com/isbn/9781400834785
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Who's in charge? -- Man and the risks of nature -- Our violent past -- How have we tamed our violent instincts? -- How did the social emotions evolve? -- Money and human relationships -- Honor among thieves : hoarding and stealing -- Honor among bankers? : what caused the financial crisis? -- Professionalism and fulfillment in work and war -- The city, from ancient Athens to modern Manhattan -- Water : commodity or social institution? -- Prices for everything? -- Families and firms -- Knowledge and symbolism -- Exclusion : unemployment, poverty, and illness -- States and empires -- Globalization and political action -- Conclusion : how fragile is the great experiment?
Control code
ybp3252451
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 376 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400834785
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650308558

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