Small is Beautiful: Economics as If People Mattered : 25 Years Later ... with Commentaries

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Hartley & Marks Publishers, 1999 - 286 páginas
Small is Beautiful is the perfect antidote to the economics of globalization. As relevant today as when it was first published, this is a landmark set of essays on humanistic economics. This 25th anniversary edition brings Schumacher's ideas into focus for the end-of-the-century by adding commentaries by contemporary thinkers who have been influenced by Schumacher. They analyze the impact of his philosophy on current political and economic thought. Small is Beautiful is the classic of common sense economics upon which many recent trends in our society are founded. This is economics from the heart rather than from just the bottom line.

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Crítica de los usuarios  - the.ken.petersen - LibraryThing

It must be so frustrating to be ahead of your time: to know that you have an important message only to find that the world is not ready to listen. Schumacher's book is so foresighted that, even now ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - drmom62 - LibraryThing

There's a quote of Schumacher's in the book as commentary which really gets to the core of the book's message. "Economics without Buddhism, i.e. without spiritual, human, and ecological values, is ... Leer comentario completo

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The Problem of Production
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Peace and Permanence
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The Role of Economics
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