James G. Carrier's A Handbook Of Economic Anthropology (Elgar Original PDF

By James G. Carrier

ISBN-10: 1843761750

ISBN-13: 9781843761754

For greater than a century, anthropologists have studied the industrial lives and associations of individuals world wide. the result of their examine and mirrored image on financial system have ordinarily stayed in the self-discipline and feature now not been to be had in an obtainable shape to a broader readership. This significant reference ebook is meant to right this. This designated guide comprises mammoth and worthwhile precis discussions of labor on financial methods and concerns, and at the courting among fiscal and non-economic components of lifestyles. in addition it describes conceptual orientations which are very important between fiscal anthropologists, and provides summaries of key concerns within the anthropological research of financial existence in several areas of the area. Its scope and accessibility make it precious either to people who have an interest in a selected subject and to those that are looking to see the breadth and fruitfulness of an anthropological learn of economics. Economists from quite a lot of fields and views - from heterodox to classical, and from commercial economics to fiscal psychology and sociology - will locate a lot to have interaction them inside of this interesting instruction manual, as will anthropologists interested in the numerous statements by means of senior figures within the box. these all in favour of improvement tasks will locate this a useful reference paintings with which to realize larger figuring out of and perception into the explanations for people’s fiscal actions and judgements. The concise remedies of subject matters will supply worthwhile instructing aids and reference for additional studying by way of students in any respect degrees of analysis.

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