Subjectivity in Political Economy: Essays on Wanting and Choosing

Subjectivity in Political Economy: Essays on Wanting and Choosing

by David P. Levine
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415166616

ISBN-13: 9780415166614

Pub. Date: 05/21/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book explores the way political economy understands human motivation. In it, the author argues that the assumptions typically made by economists regarding want and choice cannot adequately lay a foundation for answering important questions about the design of economic institutions and the appropriate use of markets.
This volume offers an exciting and

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This book explores the way political economy understands human motivation. In it, the author argues that the assumptions typically made by economists regarding want and choice cannot adequately lay a foundation for answering important questions about the design of economic institutions and the appropriate use of markets.
This volume offers an exciting and unusual contribution to political economy, offering a novel integration of the insights of political economy, philosophy, and psychology, applying them to vital foundational issues in political economy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415166614
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/21/1998
Series:
Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy Series
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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