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The Resource For a new West : essays, 1919-1958, Karl Polanyi ; edited by Giorgio Resta and Mariavittoria Catanzariti ; preface by Kari Polanyi Levitt

For a new West : essays, 1919-1958, Karl Polanyi ; edited by Giorgio Resta and Mariavittoria Catanzariti ; preface by Kari Polanyi Levitt

Label
For a new West : essays, 1919-1958
Title
For a new West
Title remainder
essays, 1919-1958
Statement of responsibility
Karl Polanyi ; edited by Giorgio Resta and Mariavittoria Catanzariti ; preface by Kari Polanyi Levitt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Writer of preface
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1886-1964
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Polanyi, Karl
Dewey number
330.0
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HC54
  • HC54
  • HC54
  • HB135
LC item number
  • .P63516 2014
  • .P65313 2014
  • .P653 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Resta, Giorgio
  • Catanzariti, Mariavittoria
  • Levitt, Kari
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic history
  • Democracy
Label
For a new West : essays, 1919-1958, Karl Polanyi ; edited by Giorgio Resta and Mariavittoria Catanzariti ; preface by Kari Polanyi Levitt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Italian as Per un nuovo Occidente: Milan : il Saggiatore S.p.A., 2013
Bar code
  • 31223113395876
  • 31223113395884
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Kari Polanyi Levitt -- Introduction / Giorgio Resta -- Part I. Economy, technology and the problem of freedom -- For a new West -- Economic and freedom to shape our social destiny -- Economic history and the problem of freedom -- New frontiers of economic thinking -- II. Institutions matter -- The contribution of institutional analysis to the social sciences -- The nature of international understanding -- The meaning of peace -- The roots of pacifism -- Culture in a democratic England of the future -- Experiences in Vienna and America : America -- III. How to make use of the social sciences -- How to make use of the social sciences -- On political theory -- Public opinion and statesmanship -- General economic history -- Market elements and economic planning in antiquity -- IV. Crisis and transformation -- The crucial issue today : a response -- Conflicting philosophies in modern society -- The eclipse of panic and the outlook for socialism -- Five lectures on the present age of transformation : the passing of the ninteenth-century civilization -- Five lectures on the present age of transformation : the trend toward an integrated society -- Postface / Mariavittoria Catanzariti
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
English edition.
Extent
xv, 258 pages
Isbn
9780745684444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 882575468
  • (OCoLC)882575468
Label
For a new West : essays, 1919-1958, Karl Polanyi ; edited by Giorgio Resta and Mariavittoria Catanzariti ; preface by Kari Polanyi Levitt
Publication
Note
First published in Italian as Per un nuovo Occidente: Milan : il Saggiatore S.p.A., 2013
Bar code
  • 31223113395876
  • 31223113395884
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Kari Polanyi Levitt -- Introduction / Giorgio Resta -- Part I. Economy, technology and the problem of freedom -- For a new West -- Economic and freedom to shape our social destiny -- Economic history and the problem of freedom -- New frontiers of economic thinking -- II. Institutions matter -- The contribution of institutional analysis to the social sciences -- The nature of international understanding -- The meaning of peace -- The roots of pacifism -- Culture in a democratic England of the future -- Experiences in Vienna and America : America -- III. How to make use of the social sciences -- How to make use of the social sciences -- On political theory -- Public opinion and statesmanship -- General economic history -- Market elements and economic planning in antiquity -- IV. Crisis and transformation -- The crucial issue today : a response -- Conflicting philosophies in modern society -- The eclipse of panic and the outlook for socialism -- Five lectures on the present age of transformation : the passing of the ninteenth-century civilization -- Five lectures on the present age of transformation : the trend toward an integrated society -- Postface / Mariavittoria Catanzariti
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
English edition.
Extent
xv, 258 pages
Isbn
9780745684444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 882575468
  • (OCoLC)882575468

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