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The Resource Beyond the market : the social foundations of economic efficiency, Jens Beckert ; translated by Barbara Harshav

Beyond the market : the social foundations of economic efficiency, Jens Beckert ; translated by Barbara Harshav

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Beyond the market : the social foundations of economic efficiency
Title
Beyond the market
Title remainder
the social foundations of economic efficiency
Statement of responsibility
Jens Beckert ; translated by Barbara Harshav
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Beyond the Market launches a sociological investigation into economic efficiency. Prevailing economic theory, which explains efficiency using formalized rational choice models, often simplifies human behavior to the point of distortion. Jens Beckert finds such theory to be particularly weak in explaining such crucial forms of economic behavior as cooperation, innovation, and action under conditions of uncertainty--phenomena he identifies as the proper starting point for a sociology of economic action. Beckert levels an enlightened critique at neoclassical economics, arguing that understanding e
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Cataloging source
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1967-
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Beckert, Jens
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Economics
  • Decision making
  • Économie politique
  • Prise de décision
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Decision making
  • Economics
  • Economisch handelen
  • Efficiëntie
  • Theorieën
Label
Beyond the market : the social foundations of economic efficiency, Jens Beckert ; translated by Barbara Harshav
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-346) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Part 1. Critique. The limits of the rational-actor model as a microfoundation of economic efficiency -- Part 2. Concepts. Émile Durkheim: the economy as moral order -- Talcott Parsons : the economy as a subsystem of society -- Niklas Luhman : the economy as a autopoietic system -- Anthony Giddens : actor and structure in economic action
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ocn355679941
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Extent
1 online resource (365 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825448
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttxjkb
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)355679941
Label
Beyond the market : the social foundations of economic efficiency, Jens Beckert ; translated by Barbara Harshav
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-346) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Part 1. Critique. The limits of the rational-actor model as a microfoundation of economic efficiency -- Part 2. Concepts. Émile Durkheim: the economy as moral order -- Talcott Parsons : the economy as a subsystem of society -- Niklas Luhman : the economy as a autopoietic system -- Anthony Giddens : actor and structure in economic action
Control code
ocn355679941
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (365 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825448
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttxjkb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)355679941

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