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economics of the professions

Patrick Foley

economics of the professions

an introductory guide to the literature

by Patrick Foley

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Published by London School of Economics in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPatrick Foley, Avner Shaked, John Sutton.
SeriesICERD occasional paper -- 1
ContributionsShaked, Avner., Sutton, John.
The Physical Object
Pagination(4), 107p.
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19916543M
ISBN 100853280789

This much-needed book provides a systematic introduction, both conceptual and applied, to the sociology of the professions. Keith Macdonald guides the reader through the chief sociological approaches to the professions, addressing their strengths and weaknesses. The discussion is richly illustrated by examples from and comparisons between the professions in Britain, the United States . In this lucid little book, De Grauwe, a Belgian economist now at the London School of Economics, explains why neither a pure market economy nor a purely government-controlled one is desirable.

Order Number College students' choice of careers in home economics and non-home economics professions Agyeman, Jane Onwona, Ph.D. Iowa State University, Author: Jane Onwona Agyeman. This new text provides students with the tools necessary to make ethically sound decisions in the professions they choose for themselves. The text combines lucid explanations of leading philosophical moral theories with detailed discussion of how those theories are to be applied. Each chapter concludes with short cases and questions to engage students in solving perplexing professional ethics.

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