The Enlightened Economy

Author: Joel Mokyr
ISBN: 9780300189513
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"This book focuses on the importance of ideological and institutional factors in the rapid development of the British economy during the years between the Glorious Revolution and the Crystal Palace Exhibition.

The Enlightened Economy

Author: Joel Mokyr
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141969105
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Joel Mokyr's landmark history offers a wholly new perspective for understanding Britain's extraordinary rise during the Industrial Revolution, showing how intellectual, rather than material, forces were the driving force behind it.

A Culture Of Growth

Author: Joel Mokyr
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400882915
Size: 38.64 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, celebrated economic historian Joel Mokyr argues that a culture of growth specific to early modern Europe and the European Enlightenment laid the foundations for the scientific advances and pioneering inventions ...

Economic Sentiments

Author: Emma Rothschild
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067472562X
Size: 39.42 MB
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A benchmark in the history of economics and of political ideas, Rothschild shows us the origins of laissez-faire economic thought and its relation to political conseratism in an unquiet world.

The Humane Economy

Author: Wayne Pacelle
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062389661
Size: 12.27 MB
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This fabulous book reveals the inside story of how the fight against human cruelty to animals is gradually being won and some of the surprising individuals who have helped to make this happen.

Conscience Economy

Author: Steven S. Overman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351862103
Size: 74.26 MB
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Leverage it, and Conscience Culture is a wellspring of financial upside. The Conscience Economy is the must-read guide to this unprecedented shift in human motivation and behavior.

Buddhist Economics

Author: Clair Brown
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1632863677
Size: 26.65 MB
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Complementing the award-winning work of Jeffrey Sachs and Bill McKibben, and the paradigm-breaking spirit of Amartya Sen, Robert Reich, and Thomas Piketty, Brown incorporates the Buddhist emphasis on interdependence, shared prosperity, and ...

Grave New World

Author: Stephen D. King
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300226306
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Combining historical analysis with current affairs, economist Stephen D. King provides a provocative and engaging account of why globalization is being rejected, what a world ruled by rival states with conflicting aims might look like, and ...

Enlightenment 2 0

Author: Joseph Heath
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 1443422541
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In Enlightenment 2.0, bestselling author Joseph Heath outlines a program for a second Enlightenment.