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The Resource The "vanity of the philosopher" : from equality to hierarchy in postclassical economics, Sandra J. Peart, David M. Levy

The "vanity of the philosopher" : from equality to hierarchy in postclassical economics, Sandra J. Peart, David M. Levy

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The "vanity of the philosopher" : from equality to hierarchy in postclassical economics
Title
The "vanity of the philosopher"
Title remainder
from equality to hierarchy in postclassical economics
Statement of responsibility
Sandra J. Peart, David M. Levy
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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IT-FiEUI
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Peart, Sandra
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1944-
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Levy, David M.
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  • Economics
  • Classical school of economics
  • Equality
  • Eugenics
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The "vanity of the philosopher" : from equality to hierarchy in postclassical economics, Sandra J. Peart, David M. Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-305) and indexes
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier.
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
Analytical egalitarianism and its opposition -- Perceiving race and hierarchy -- Hierarchy and transformation : "chemical political economy" -- Denying human homogeneity : eugenics and the making of postclassical economics -- Statistical prejudice : from eugenics to immigration -- Picking losers for sterilization : eugenics as demographic central planning -- Sympathy and its discontents : "greatest happiness" versus the "general good" -- "Who are the canters?" : the coalition of evangelical-economic egalitarians -- A discipline without sympathy : the happiness of the majority and its demise -- Darwin and the differential capacity for happiness : from cardinal to ordinal utility theory -- Analytical egalitarianism, anecdotal evidence, and information aggregation via proverbial wisdom -- Sympathy and the past : our "stock in dead people" reconsidered -- Postscript : a letter from M. Ali Khan
Control code
FIEb13276542
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780472114962
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
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  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)57344128
Label
The "vanity of the philosopher" : from equality to hierarchy in postclassical economics, Sandra J. Peart, David M. Levy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-305) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Analytical egalitarianism and its opposition -- Perceiving race and hierarchy -- Hierarchy and transformation : "chemical political economy" -- Denying human homogeneity : eugenics and the making of postclassical economics -- Statistical prejudice : from eugenics to immigration -- Picking losers for sterilization : eugenics as demographic central planning -- Sympathy and its discontents : "greatest happiness" versus the "general good" -- "Who are the canters?" : the coalition of evangelical-economic egalitarians -- A discipline without sympathy : the happiness of the majority and its demise -- Darwin and the differential capacity for happiness : from cardinal to ordinal utility theory -- Analytical egalitarianism, anecdotal evidence, and information aggregation via proverbial wisdom -- Sympathy and the past : our "stock in dead people" reconsidered -- Postscript : a letter from M. Ali Khan
Control code
FIEb13276542
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780472114962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)57344128

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