The Resource Economics of good and evil : the quest for economic meaning from Gilgamesh to Wall Street, Tomas Sedlacek

Economics of good and evil : the quest for economic meaning from Gilgamesh to Wall Street, Tomas Sedlacek

Label
Economics of good and evil : the quest for economic meaning from Gilgamesh to Wall Street
Title
Economics of good and evil
Title remainder
the quest for economic meaning from Gilgamesh to Wall Street
Statement of responsibility
Tomas Sedlacek
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • cze
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
174
Index
index present
LC call number
HB72
LC item number
.S36513 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Economics of good and evil : the quest for economic meaning from Gilgamesh to Wall Street, Tomas Sedlacek
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-340) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Ancient economics and beyond -- The epic of Gilgamesh: on effectiveness, immortality, and the economics of friendship -- The Old Testament: earthliness and goodness -- Ancient Greece -- Christianity: spirituality in the material world -- Descartes the mechanic -- Bernard Mandeville's beehive of vice -- Adam Smith, blacksmith of economics -- II: Blasphemous thoughts -- Need for greed: the history of want -- Progress, new Adam, and Sabbath economics -- The axis of good and evil and the Bibles of economics -- The history of the invisible hand of the market and homo economicus -- The history of animal spirits: the dream never sleeps -- Metamathematics -- Masters of truth: science, myths, and faith -- Conclusion: where the wild things are
Control code
ocn741646994
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 352 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199830619
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25471946
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)741646994
  • pebco0199830614

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