The Making of Economic Society
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|Format:||Paperback, 248 pages, 12th Revised edition Edition|
|Other Information: ||illustrations|
|Published In: ||United States, 22 December 2006|
Audience: For courses on Economics and Society, Economic History, Economic History of the West, and The History of Capitalism. Approach: Heilbroner/Milberg is the only introductory level text that traces the development of our economic society from the Middle Ages to the present, offering a balanced perspective on why our economy is the way it is and where it may be headed.
Table of Contents
1. The Economic Problem. 2. The Premarket Economy. 3. The Emergence of Market Society. 4. The Industrial Revolution. 5. The Impact of Industrial Technology. 6. The Great Depression. 7. The Rise of the Public Sector. 8. Modern Capitalism Emerges in Europe. 9. The Golden Age of Capitalism. 10. The Golden Age Comes to an End. 11. The Rise and Fall of Socialism. 12. The Globalization of Economic Life. 13. Why Some Nations Remain Poor. 14. The Making of an Information-Based Economic Society 15. Problems and Possibilities.
|Publisher: ||Prentice Hall|
|Dimensions: ||23.0 x 17.0 x 0.0 centimeters (0.36 kg)|