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Published: 15 December 2005

352 Pages | Numerous line drawings


ISBN: 9780199289813

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The Economy of Esteem

An Essay on Civil and Political Society

Geoffrey Brennan and Philip Pettit

  • A Strategy + Business Best Business Book of 2004
  • This highly original book opens up a new, or perhaps forgotten, area of social thinking and study.
  • The treatment is at once historical and theoretical, and combines the best intellectual and empirical rigour of psychology, philosophy and economics.
  • The book is deeply interdisciplinary, being of interest to all social scientists but also to philosophers and lawyers

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