1 edition of Economics, culture and social theory found in the catalog.
Economics, culture and social theory
Jackson, William A.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-255) and index.
|Statement||William A. Jackson|
|Series||New horizons in institutional and evolutionary economics|
|LC Classifications||HM548 .J23 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 269 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||269|
|LC Control Number||2009933360|
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