Social institutions

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Institutions and the Path to the Modern Economy: Lessons from Medieval Trade
Cambridge University Press (2006)
US$28.00

This 2006 book presents a unifying concept of the term institution.

Money and the Early Greek Mind: Homer, Philosophy, Tragedy

Money and the Early Greek Mind

Homer, Philosophy, Tragedy

Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$47.00

An original theory that connects the development of coinage to the origins of rational philosophy in...

Branded Nation: The Marketing of Megachurch, College Inc., and Museumworld

Branded Nation

The Marketing of Megachurch, College Inc., and Museumworld

Simon & Schuster (2004)
US$15.99

Branding, says James Twitchell, is nothing more than commercial storytelling; brands are the stories...

Understanding Institutional Diversity
Princeton University Press (2009)
US$36.35

The analysis of how institutions are formed, how they operate and change, and how they influence...

Flavor of the Month: Why Smart People Fall for Fads

Flavor of the Month

Why Smart People Fall for Fads

University of California Press (2006)
US$30.00

While fads such as hula hoops or streaking are usually dismissed as silly enthusiasms, trends in...

Heritage, Museums and Galleries: An Introductory Reader
Taylor and Francis (2004)
US$43.83

Bringing the reader the very best of modern scholarship from the heritage community, this...

Moving the Goalposts: A History of Sport and Society in Britain since 1945

Moving the Goalposts

A History of Sport and Society in Britain since 1945

Taylor and Francis (1998)
US$36.10

Martin Polley provides a survey of sport in Britain since 1945 and examines sport's place in British...

Cross-Training for First Responders
Taylor and Francis (2010)
US$87.68

The tragedy that occurred in the United States on September 11, 2001 brought enhanced emergency...

Heritage and Social Media: Understanding heritage in a participatory culture

Heritage and Social Media

Understanding heritage in a participatory culture

Taylor and Francis (2012)
US$46.41

Heritage and Social Media explores how social media reframes our understanding and experience of...

Social Theory at Work
OUP Oxford (2006)
US$74.69

This book brings together leading academics from important schools of social and economic theory to...