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The economics of ethics and the ethics of economics

Geoffrey Brennan

The economics of ethics and the ethics of economics

values, markets and the state

by Geoffrey Brennan

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Geoffrey Brennan, Giuseppe Eusepi
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB72 .E274 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24478178M
ISBN 101848446543
ISBN 109781848446540
LC Control Number2009933412
OCLC/WorldCa422876367

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