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USSR economics

M. Polanyi

USSR economics

fundamental data, system and spirit

by M. Polanyi

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester .
Written in English


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StatementM. Polanyi.
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Number of Pages25
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Vasily Grossman The Tolstoy of the USSR. An extensive body of notes appended to the book provides vital geographical and political context to the .   Book Review: Kishtainy, Niall, “A Little History of Economics.” Yale Univ. Press, New Haven and London, Dallas Library K61L X BNO I recommend this book. It’s more than just a little introduction to various theories from the 18th century to present. There’s also some very piercing insight into those theories and a lot.


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