Item description for The Limits of Money: Three Perceptions of Our Most Comprehensive Value System by Simon Goudsmit...
The Limits of Money examines money as a historical phenomenon and speculates on its future possibilities and limitations. The volume opens with a concise history of monetary systems and then examines how the advent of numbers transformed money into the main determinant of fiscal value. Simon Goudsmit concludes by looking at the tension between the power of financial incentives and the civic structures and behaviors needed to maintain Western democracy.
The Limits of Money is an intriguing and much-needed study of the role of money in daily life and human societies.
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Studio: Eburon Publishers, Delft
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.4" Width: 6.7" Height: 1" Weight: 1.65 lbs.
Release Date May 15, 2005
Publisher Eburon Publishers, Delft
ISBN 9059720423 ISBN13 9789059720428
Availability 0 units.
More About Simon Goudsmit
Simon Goudsmit is a business executive and teacher.