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Moral markets : how knowledge and affluence change consumers and products, Nico Stehr

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Moral markets : how knowledge and affluence change consumers and products
Title
Moral markets
Title remainder
how knowledge and affluence change consumers and products
Statement of responsibility
Nico Stehr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stehr, Nico
Index
index present
LC call number
HB801
LC item number
.S783 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumers
  • Capitalism
  • Capitalism
  • Social ethics
  • Science
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Business ethics
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
Label
Moral markets : how knowledge and affluence change consumers and products, Nico Stehr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-260) and indexes
Contents
Preface -- Overview -- Introduction -- World-views, economic conduct, and social progress -- The authority of economic man -- The decline of economic man -- The moralization of economic affairs -- The dynamics of modern societies -- The virtues of market conduct -- Encircling the concept of the moralization of the markets -- The genealogy of markets: why do markets exist? -- The social origins of the market -- Liberty as the daughter of markets -- The loss of freedom through freedom -- Homo rationalis -- The competition among market conceptions -- The classical conception of the market -- The great transformation -- The neoclassical view of market behavior -- The unity of the market in its diversity -- The evolutionary perspective of the market -- The economy of love and fear -- Economies move societies -- Markets as sociocultural practices -- The critique and the practical usefulness of the standard model of the market -- Sociological perspectives -- The contradictory critique of the standard model of the market -- Social markets: five stipulations -- Explicating the five stipulations -- The foundations of the moralization of the markets -- Markets, biotechnology, and environment -- Biotechnology products -- Environment and markets -- Modernity and morality -- The civilization of capitalism -- The logic of modernity -- The knowledge-based modern economy -- The dawn of affluent societies -- Many are well off -- The poverty of affluence -- The advent of mass society -- The new dangers of prosperity -- Mass consumption -- The embedded consumer -- Knowledgeability and economic conduct -- Human capital -- Cultural capital -- Knowledge as a capacity to act -- Biotechnology, environment, and the market -- The commonalities of biotechnology and the environment -- The market for biotechnological processes and products -- The empirical evidence -- The environment and the market -- The empirical evidence -- The extension of the moral bases of economic conduct -- Economic growth and the moralization of the markets -- The globalization of the world -- Markets in an age of ecological and global modernization -- Conclusions and prospects -- Statistical appendix -- Bibliography -- Name index -- Subject index
Control code
129955629
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 269 p.
Isbn
9781594514562
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007020037
System control number
(OCoLC)129955629
Label
Moral markets : how knowledge and affluence change consumers and products, Nico Stehr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-260) and indexes
Contents
Preface -- Overview -- Introduction -- World-views, economic conduct, and social progress -- The authority of economic man -- The decline of economic man -- The moralization of economic affairs -- The dynamics of modern societies -- The virtues of market conduct -- Encircling the concept of the moralization of the markets -- The genealogy of markets: why do markets exist? -- The social origins of the market -- Liberty as the daughter of markets -- The loss of freedom through freedom -- Homo rationalis -- The competition among market conceptions -- The classical conception of the market -- The great transformation -- The neoclassical view of market behavior -- The unity of the market in its diversity -- The evolutionary perspective of the market -- The economy of love and fear -- Economies move societies -- Markets as sociocultural practices -- The critique and the practical usefulness of the standard model of the market -- Sociological perspectives -- The contradictory critique of the standard model of the market -- Social markets: five stipulations -- Explicating the five stipulations -- The foundations of the moralization of the markets -- Markets, biotechnology, and environment -- Biotechnology products -- Environment and markets -- Modernity and morality -- The civilization of capitalism -- The logic of modernity -- The knowledge-based modern economy -- The dawn of affluent societies -- Many are well off -- The poverty of affluence -- The advent of mass society -- The new dangers of prosperity -- Mass consumption -- The embedded consumer -- Knowledgeability and economic conduct -- Human capital -- Cultural capital -- Knowledge as a capacity to act -- Biotechnology, environment, and the market -- The commonalities of biotechnology and the environment -- The market for biotechnological processes and products -- The empirical evidence -- The environment and the market -- The empirical evidence -- The extension of the moral bases of economic conduct -- Economic growth and the moralization of the markets -- The globalization of the world -- Markets in an age of ecological and global modernization -- Conclusions and prospects -- Statistical appendix -- Bibliography -- Name index -- Subject index
Control code
129955629
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 269 p.
Isbn
9781594514562
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007020037
System control number
(OCoLC)129955629

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