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The Resource Who cooked Adam Smith's dinner? : a story about women and economics, Katrine Marçal ; translated from the Swedish by Saskia Vogel

Who cooked Adam Smith's dinner? : a story about women and economics, Katrine Marçal ; translated from the Swedish by Saskia Vogel

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Who cooked Adam Smith's dinner? : a story about women and economics
Title
Who cooked Adam Smith's dinner?
Title remainder
a story about women and economics
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Katrine Marçal ; translated from the Swedish by Saskia Vogel
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Who cooked Adam Smiths dinner?
Title variation remainder
a story about women and economics
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  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we can expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest. When Adam Smith wrote that all our actions stem from self-interest and that the world turns because of financial gain, he brought to life 'economic man'
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A feminist version of "Freakonomics" charts the myth of the economic man, from its origins at Adam Smith's dinner table, its adaptation by the Chicago School, and its disastrous role in the 2008 Global Financial Crisis
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10457178
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ANL
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Marçal, Katrine
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330.122
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Swedish
Literary form
non fiction
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Vogel, Saskia
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  • Capitalism
  • Economisc
  • Feminist economics
  • Economic man
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adult
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a story about women and economics
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Who cooked Adam Smith's dinner? : a story about women and economics, Katrine Marçal ; translated from the Swedish by Saskia Vogel
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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text
Control code
000053412652
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 230 pages
Isbn
9781925106527
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)891307035
Label
Who cooked Adam Smith's dinner? : a story about women and economics, Katrine Marçal ; translated from the Swedish by Saskia Vogel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053412652
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 230 pages
Isbn
9781925106527
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)891307035

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