Steven Rendall

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Economics for the Common Good
Princeton University Press (2017)

From Nobel Prize–winning economist Jean Tirole, a bold new agenda for the role of economics in...

Prophets of the Past: Interpreters of Jewish History

Prophets of the Past

Interpreters of Jewish History

Princeton University Press (2010)

Prophets of the Past is the first book to examine in depth how modern Jewish historians have...

The Promise of Salvation: A Theory of Religion
University of Chicago Press (2010)

Why has religion persisted across the course of human history? Secularists have predicted the end of...

The Fanaticism of the Apocalypse: Save the Earth, Punish Human Beings

The Fanaticism of the Apocalypse

Save the Earth, Punish Human Beings

Wiley (2013)

The planet is sick. Human beings are guilty of damaging it. We have to pay. Today, that is the...

The Tyranny of Guilt: An Essay on Western Masochism

The Tyranny of Guilt

An Essay on Western Masochism

Princeton University Press (2010)

Fascism, communism, genocide, slavery, racism, imperialism--the West has no shortage of reasons for...

Perpetual Euphoria: On the Duty to Be Happy
Princeton University Press (2011)

Happiness today is not just a possibility or an option but a requirement and a duty. To fail to be...

Reason and Rationality
Princeton University Press (2008)

One of the world's most important political philosophers, Jon Elster is a leading thinker on reason...

Manhunts: A Philosophical History


A Philosophical History

Princeton University Press (2012)

Touching on issues of power, authority, and domination, Manhunts takes an in-depth look at the...

The Making of the Ancient Greek Economy: Institutions, Markets, and Growth in the City-States

The Making of the Ancient Greek Economy

Institutions, Markets, and Growth in the City-States

Princeton University Press (2015)

This comprehensive introduction to the ancient Greek economy revolutionizes our understanding of the...

A Short History of German Philosophy
Princeton University Press (2016)

This concise but comprehensive book provides an original history of German-language philosophy from...