Choice in Economic Contexts, Volume 25: Ethnographic and by Donald Wood


By Donald Wood

This twenty fifth quantity within the "Research in fiscal Anthropology" sequence includes 12 unique papers, 9 empirical ethnographic stories and 3 theoretical essays - all associated through a typical problem with financial selection in numerous social and cultural events, and authored by way of researchers in anthropology, economics, and sociology. The ethnographic stories current information gathered in Mexico, Paraguay, Columbia, Greece, Morocco, Egypt, Thailand, Taiwan, and Japan. half I of the quantity specializes in paintings migration, a subject that has acquired a lot cognizance of overdue. Papers partially II are considering numerous manifestations of markets and industry forces in way of life, and linked person, workforce, or company motion. half III contains reports on monetary improvement, marketplace growth, and community-wide affects in Latin the USA. ultimately, papers partially IV percentage a standard challenge with the works of famous fiscal historian Karl Polanyi, that have encouraged researchers in fiscal anthropology, economics, and sociology in lots of alternative ways. The learn is worldwide in scope and comprises ecu, Asian, African, and American international locations. distinctive consciousness is given to Latin American nations and the paintings of financial historian Karl Polanyi.

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