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Published: 08 October 2009

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199556953

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Information, Knowledge, and Economic Life

An Introduction to the Sociology of Markets

Alex Preda

  • Provides readers with extensive and systematic analysis of the main approaches in economic sociololgy
  • Gives a clear explanation of key concepts, illustrated with examples
  • Integrates analysis on a micro level of market transactions with that of macro-relationships in institutions and technology
  • Reviews the economic sociology literature on markets, drawing on work from Europe and North America
  • Ideal for graduate and upper-level courses

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