By James G. Carrier

ISBN-10: 1843761750

ISBN-13: 9781843761754

For greater than a century, anthropologists have studied the commercial lives and associations of individuals world wide. the result of their examine and mirrored image on economic system have mostly stayed in the self-discipline and feature now not been to be had in an available shape to a broader readership. This significant reference booklet is meant to right this. This specific instruction manual comprises tremendous and beneficial precis discussions of labor on monetary procedures and concerns, and at the dating among fiscal and non-economic components of lifestyles. moreover it describes conceptual orientations which are very important between monetary anthropologists, and provides summaries of key matters within the anthropological learn of monetary existence in several areas of the realm. Its scope and accessibility make it worthwhile either to those that have an interest in a selected subject and to people who 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 business economics to fiscal psychology and sociology - will locate a lot to have interaction them inside this fascinating instruction manual, as will anthropologists attracted to the numerous statements through senior figures within the box. these all for improvement tasks will locate this a useful reference paintings with which to achieve higher knowing of and perception into the explanations for people’s financial actions and judgements. The concise remedies of issues will offer priceless instructing aids and reference for extra interpreting by means of students in any respect degrees of analysis.

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