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Economic theory & philosophy

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Karl Marx and the Philosophy of Praxis

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Karl Marx and the Philosophy of Praxis

Gavin Kitching

Philosophy; Marxism & Communism; Economic theory & philosophy

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A critique of Marx's work from a Wittgensteinian perspective, using recent scholarship. This book should be of interest to... [more]

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The Moral Economy: Why Good Incentives Are No Substitute for Good Citizens

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The Moral Economy: Why Good Incentives Are No Substitute for Good Citizens...

Samuel Bowles

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy

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Why policies and business practices that ignore the moral side of human nature often fail. [more]

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Principles of Political Economy and Taxation

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Principles of Political Economy and Taxation

David Ricardo

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy; Taxation

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Lays the groundwork for the principles of the market economy. This book established the guiding ideas behind the economic... [more]

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Wealth of Nations

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Wealth of Nations

Adam Smith

Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy

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Argues that 'man's self-interest is God's providence' - that if government abstained from interfering with free competition,... [more]

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Debunking Economics: The Naked Emperor Dethroned?

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Debunking Economics: The Naked Emperor Dethroned?

Steve Keen

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Financial crises & disasters

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In this radically updated and greatly expanded edition, Keen builds on his scathing critique of conventional economic theory... [more]

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The Value Of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy

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The Value Of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy...

Raj Patel

Economic theory & philosophy

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The New York Times best-seller that shows how market pricing screwed up the economy and argues for a new way of thinking about... [more]

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False Dawn: The Delusions Of Global Capitalism

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False Dawn: The Delusions Of Global Capitalism

John Gray

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; International economics; Political economy; Economic systems & structures

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Gray's powerful and prescient polemic against extreme free-market capitalism, in a new edition, with a new section on the... [more]

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Why Most Things Fail

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Why Most Things Fail

Paul Ormerod

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Monetary economics; Business strategy; Takeovers, mergers & buy-outs

Paperback

Focuses on why some businesses fail, and how to avoid it. This book looks at a truth all too seldom acknowledged: most commercial... [more]

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Development as Freedom

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Development as Freedom

Amartya Sen, FBA (Master, Master, Trinity College, Cambridge)

Development studies; Poverty & unemployment; Social theory; Human rights; Business & Economics; Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Development economics

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Amartya Sen is an economist. This book is a synthesis of his thought, viewing economic development as a means to extending... [more]

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Wealth And Poverty Of Nations

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Wealth And Poverty Of Nations

David S. Landes

History; General & world history; Economic theory & philosophy; Economic history

Paperback

An accessible work on the haves and have-nots. [more]

$39.99

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The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money

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The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money

John Maynard Keynes

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Labour economics

Paperback

Originally published: New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1936. [more]

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Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits

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Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits

Philip A. Fisher

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Investment & securities

Hardback

You will find lots of jewels in these pages that may do as much for you as they have for me. -from the Introduction by Kenneth... [more]

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Small Is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered

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Small Is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered

E. F. Schumacher

Sociology: work & labour; Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; The environment

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How does our economic system impact the way we live? Offering a crucial message for the modern world struggling to balance... [more]

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The Marginal Revolutionaries: How Austrian Economists Fought the War of Ideas

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The Marginal Revolutionaries: How Austrian Economists Fought the War of...

Janek Wasserman

Central government policies; Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy; Economic history

Hardback

A group history of the Austrian School of Economics, from the coffeehouses of imperial Vienna to the modern-day Tea Party... [more]

$59.99

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Why Liberalism Works: How True Liberal Values Produce a Freer, More Equal, Prosperous World for All

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Why Liberalism Works: How True Liberal Values Produce a Freer, More Equal,...

Deirdre Nansen McCloskey

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Economic theory & philosophy

Hardback

An insightful and passionately written book explaining why a return to Enlightenment ideals is good for the world [more]

$49.99

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The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics: Theorizing, Analyzing, and Transforming Capitalism

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The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics: Theorizing, Analyzing, and...

Tae-Hee Jo, Lynne Chester (University of Sydney, Australia), Carlo D'Ippoliti (University of Rome La Sapienza , Italy)

Economic theory & philosophy

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The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics presents a comprehensive overview of the latest work on economic theory and... [more]

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Ricardo and the History of Japanese Economic Thought: A selection of Ricardo studies in Japan during the interwar period

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Ricardo and the History of Japanese Economic Thought: A selection of Ricardo...

Susumu Takenaga (Daito Bunka University, Japan)

Economic theory & philosophy; International economics; Economic history

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David Ricardo's theories were introduced in fragments in Japan after the Meiji restoration of 1868 and his work came into... [more]

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Ricardo and International Trade

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Ricardo and International Trade

Shigeyoshi Senga (Yokohama City University, Japan), Masatomi Fujimoto (Osaka Gakuin University, Japan), Taichi Tabuchi (Doshisha University, Japan)

Economic theory & philosophy; International trade; Economic history

Paperback

David Ricardo's theories have been widely studied and discussed, including the prominent theory on comparative advantage.... [more]

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War in the History of Economic Thought: Economists and the Question of War

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War in the History of Economic Thought: Economists and the Question of War...

Yukihiro Ikeda (Keio University, Japan), Annalisa Rosselli (Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy)

Theory of warfare & military science; Economic theory & philosophy; Economic history

Paperback

Even after the experience of WWII and despite the existence of various institutions such as United Nations to avoid conflict... [more]

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The Routledge Companion to Travel Writing

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The Routledge Companion to Travel Writing

Carl Thompson

Economic theory & philosophy

Paperback

As many places around the world confront issues of globalization, migration and postcoloniality, travel writing has become... [more]

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Evolutionary Financial Macroeconomics

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Evolutionary Financial Macroeconomics

Giorgos Argitis (Department of Economics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens,)

Economic theory & philosophy; Macroeconomics; Political economy; Economic history

Hardback

Thorstein Veblen and Hyman Minsky are seminal thinkers who place great importance on the interaction between processes that... [more]

$242.00

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Money: A Theory of Modern Society

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Money: A Theory of Modern Society

Nico Stehr (Zeppelin University, Germany), Dustin Voss

Social classes; Sociology; Economic theory & philosophy; Finance & accounting

Hardback

Since the publication of Georg Simmel's Philosophy of Money more than a century ago, social science has primarily considered... [more]

$252.00

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Minsky

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Minsky

Daniel H. Neilson

Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

Paperback

No economist has written more incisively and provocatively on financial crisis than Hyman Minsky. This book from monetary... [more]

$35.95

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Money, Greed, and God :10th Anniversary Edition

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Money, Greed, and God :10th Anniversary Edition

Jay W. Richards

Philosophy of religion; Christianity; Economic theory & philosophy

Paperback

A prominent scholar reveals the surprising ways that capitalism is actually the best way to follow Jesus's mandates to alleviate... [more]

$35.00

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Pluralistic Economics and Its History

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Pluralistic Economics and Its History

Ajit Sinha (Department of Economics, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru|), Alex M. Thomas (Department of Economics, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru|)

Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; International economics; Economic history

Paperback

This volume is a history of economics - as it was interpreted, discussed and established as a discipline - in the 20th century.... [more]

$62.99

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