The Wealth Of Humans

Author: Ryan Avent
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466887192
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Past revolutions required rewriting the social contract: this one is unlikely to demand anything less. Avent looks to the history of the Industrial Revolution and the work of numerous experts for lessons in reordering society.

Author: Jared M. Diamond
ISBN: 9789747799149
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ISBN: 9789740210566
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Wealth And Power

Author: Orville Schell
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679645381
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NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH “Superb . . . beautifully written and neatly structured.”—Financial Times “[An] engaging narrative of the intellectual and cultural origins of China’s modern rise ...

Environment Power And Society For The Twenty First Century

Author: Howard T. Odum
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231502931
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This volume is a major modernization of Odum's classic work on the significance of power and its role in society, bringing his approach and insight to a whole new generation of students and scholars.

Rethinking Welfare

Author: Iain Ferguson
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412931983
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The bourgeoisie, during its rule of scarce one hundred years, has created more
massive and more colossal productive forces than have all preceding
generations together. (1848/1973: 72) The productive forces had been
revolutionised, the system was dynamic and expansive, the potential for human
fulfilment immense. And this was written in 1848! Now Marx's 'praise' seems
almost quaint, for at the start of the twenty-first century the power, wealth and
productive capacity of modern ...

The Other Side Of Silence

Author: Morton T. Kelsey
Publisher: Paulist Press
ISBN: 9780809137008
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A chapter-by-chapter update of a bestselling classic, the first and still the best book to link Christian meditation with Jungian psychology.

Wealth And New Zealand

Author: Max Rashbrooke
Publisher: Bridget Williams Books
ISBN: 0908321589
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In this concept, 'labour' includes the market's valuation of the annual income
generated from workers' skills and abilities, their human capital.3 In any case,
Piketty warns that standard, non-human capital 'seems almost as indispensable
in the twenty-first century as it was in the eighteenth or nineteenth century, and
there is no reason why it may not become even more so'.4 This is not to say that
human capital does not matter. It is clearly an influential force: as economist Brian
Easton ...

21st Century Economics A Reference Handbook

Author: Rhona C. Free
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412961424
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Given that the Scholastics followed in the natural law tradition begun by Aristotle,
they also viewed all humans as equal, both in the sight of God and in the sight of
each other. And viewing economic forces as ones that ... Orthodox Views of
Ethical Behavior Within Markets Adam Smith, Wealth of Nations, and Theory of
Moral Sentiments Modern thought on ethics and economics begins with the work
of Scottish professor Adam Smith (1723–1790). All students of economics should
spend ...

International Economic Law In The 21st Century

Author: Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1847319815
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34 Art 6 EU named liberty as the first principle on which the EU was founded,
prior to 'respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms, and the rule of law'.
The EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, as incorporated into EU law by the 2007
Lisbon Treaty, protects the 'right to liberty and security of person' in addition to
numerous specific liberty rights, including freedom to choose an occupation and
engage in work, freedom to conduct a business, and the right to property. On
individual ...