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Historical backdrop : rights, righteousness, and virtue Voltaire : "a merchant of a noble kind" Adam Smith : moral philosophy and political economy Justus Moser : the market as destroyer of culture Edmund Burke : commerce, conservatism, and the intellectuals Hegel : a life worth choosing Karl Marx : from Jewish usury to universal vampirism Matthew Arnold : weaning the Philistines from the drug of business Weber, Simmel, and Sombart : community, individuality, and rationality Lukacs and Freyer : from the quest for community to the temptations of totality Schumpeter : innovation and resentment From Keynes to Marcuse : affluence and its discontents Friedrich Hayek : untimely liberal.
0385721668 9780385721660 (pbk.)
Originally published in hardcopy: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2002.
Item incorrectly displays Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication data for the Knopf 2002 publication on the t.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-469) and index.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.