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Product Description: The Essential Hirschman brings together some of the finest essays in the social sciences, written by one of the twentieth century's most influential and provocative thinkers. Albert O. Hirschman was a master essayist, one who possessed the rare ability to blend the precision of economics with the elegance of literary imagination...read more
By Jeremy Adelman (editor), Albert O. Hirschman, Emma Rothschild (other contributor) and Amartya Sen (other contributor)

Hardcover:

9780691159904 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 13, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The Essential Hirschman brings together some of the finest essays in the social sciences, written by one of the twentieth century's most influential and provocative thinkers.

Paperback:

9780691165677 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 27, 2015, cover price $24.95 | also contains The Essential Hirschman | About this edition: The Essential Hirschman brings together some of the finest essays in the social sciences, written by one of the twentieth century's most influential and provocative thinkers.
9780396083429, titled "Homicidal Horse" | Dodd Mead, March 1, 1984, cover price $3.50 | also contains Homicidal Horse, The Essential Hirschman | About this edition: Mystery Thriller and Suspense

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Product Description: La tesis central de este ensayo es la enunciación de tres principios que, a decir del autor, rigen el cambio social: el de perversidad; el de la futilidad, y el de riesgo, según el cual el costo político y social de una reforma puede llegar a ser desmesuradamente alto en comparación con las ganancias...read more

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9789681635633 | 3 rep tra edition (Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, December 31, 2004), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: La tesis central de este ensayo es la enunciación de tres principios que, a decir del autor, rigen el cambio social: el de perversidad; el de la futilidad, y el de riesgo, según el cual el costo político y social de una reforma puede llegar a ser desmesuradamente alto en comparación con las ganancias.

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Miscellaneous:

9781400809578 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $12.95
9781400809998 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $12.95
9781400810376 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: Why does society oscillate between intense interest in public issues and almost total concentration on private goals? In this classic work, Albert O. Hirschman offers a stimulating social, political, and economic analysis dealing with how and why frustrations of private concerns lead to public involvement and public participation that eventually lead back to those private concerns...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780691042312 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 1, 1982, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The description for this book, Shifting Involvements: Private Interest and Public Action, will be forthcoming.

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9780691092928 | Anv edition (Princeton Univ Pr, January 7, 2002), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Why does society oscillate between intense interest in public issues and almost total concentration on private goals?
9780691003689 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 1, 1982, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The description for this book, Shifting Involvements: Private Interest and Public Action, will be forthcoming.

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Product Description: Gathered here for the first time in one volume are recent writings of interdisciplinary range, erudite sophistication, and limitless curiosity.During the last half century, Albert O. Hirschman has single-handedly redefined the scope and limits of political economy, in theory and in practice...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781890951047 | Zone Books, January 8, 1999, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Gathered here for the first time in one volume are recent writings of interdisciplinary range, erudite sophistication, and limitless curiosity.

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9781890951054 | Reprint edition (Zone Books, October 1, 2001), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Gathered here for the first time in one volume are recent writings of interdisciplinary range, erudite sophistication, and limitless curiosity.

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By A. B. Atkinson (editor), Paul Barker (editor), Ronald Dworkin (editor), Albert O. Hirschman (editor) and E. J. Hobsbawm (editor)

Hardcover:

9780198292050 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 27, 1997, cover price $60.00

Paperback:

9780198295181 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 29, 1999, cover price $43.50

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Product Description: In this volume, Albert Hirschman reconstructs the intellectual climate of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to illuminate the intricate ideological transformation that occurred, wherein the pursuit of material interests--so long condemned as the deadly sin of avarice--was assigned the role of containing the unruly and destructive passions of man...read more

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9780691160252 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, October 6, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this volume, Albert Hirschman reconstructs the intellectual climate of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to illuminate the intricate ideological transformation that occurred, wherein the pursuit of material interests--so long condemned as the deadly sin of avarice--was assigned the role of containing the unruly and destructive passions of man.
9780691015989 | 20 anv sub edition (Princeton Univ Pr, January 6, 1997), cover price $30.95
9780691003573 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 1977, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: In this volume, Albert Hirschman reconstructs the intellectual climate of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to illuminate the intricate ideological transformation that occurred, wherein the pursuit of material interests--so long condemned as the deadly sin of avarice--was assigned the role of containing the unruly and destructive passions of man.

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Product Description: Se presentan 20 ensayos, algunos inéditos, escritos por Hirschman desde 1986. El autor aborda los temas que le apasionan: desde la economía política del desarrollo latinoamericano hasta los conflictos sociales considerados pilares de las sociedades capitalistas...read more

Paperback:

9789681646974 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, December 31, 1996, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Se presentan 20 ensayos, algunos inéditos, escritos por Hirschman desde 1986.

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Product Description: Albert O. Hirschman is renowned worldwide for theories that have been at the forefront of political economics during the last half century. In these twenty essays he casts his sharp analytical eye on his own ideas, questioning and qualifying some of his major propositions on social change and economic development...read more

Hardcover:

9780674715578 | Harvard Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $52.50 | About this edition: Albert O.

Paperback:

9780674715585 | Harvard Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Albert O.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1967, the modest and plainly descriptive title of Development Projects Observed is deceptive. Today, it is recognized as the ultimate volume of Hirschman's groundbreaking trilogy on development, and as the bridge to the broader social science themes of his subsequent writings...read more

Hardcover:

9780815736523 | Reissue edition (Brookings Inst Pr, January 1, 1995), cover price $19.95

Paperback:

9780815726425 | Brookings Inst Pr, December 10, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Originally published in 1967, the modest and plainly descriptive title of Development Projects Observed is deceptive.
9780815736516 | Brookings Inst Pr, December 1, 1967, cover price $19.95

Product Description: A text about economic policy-making in developing countries. The author's analysis continues to be a useful model for students and policy-makers today.

Hardcover:

9780837101064 | Praeger Pub Text, October 1, 1968, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: Book by Hirschman, Albert O.

Paperback:

9780813386270 | Westview Pr, April 1, 1993, cover price $63.50 | About this edition: A text about economic policy-making in developing countries.

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Product Description: Since the mid-twentieth century Albert O. Hirschman has been known for his innovative, lucid, and brilliantly argued contributions to economics, the history of ideas, and the social sciences. Two central and already widely admired essays in this collection explore new territory...read more

Paperback:

9780674773035 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 1, 1992, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Since the mid-twentieth century Albert O.

Hardcover:

9780674768673 | Belknap Pr, February 1, 1991, cover price $30.00

Paperback:

9780674768680 | Belknap Pr, March 1, 1991, cover price $30.00

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Product Description: Se muestran en esta obra algunos proyectos de desarrollo popular que se llevaron a cabo con apoyo obtenido de la Fundación Interamericana de Desarrollo. Hirschman recabó la información en seis países latinoamericanos: Argentina, Colombia, Chile, República Dominicana, Perú y Uruguay...read more

Paperback:

9789681621889 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, December 31, 1986, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Se muestran en esta obra algunos proyectos de desarrollo popular que se llevaron a cabo con apoyo obtenido de la Fundación Interamericana de Desarrollo.

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Product Description: Shipped from UK, please allow 10 to 21 business days for arrival. Very Good, 101pp. D/j not price-clipped, spine and adjacent part of back cover sl. sunned ; a nice clean copy.

Hardcover:

9780080316161 | Pergamon Pr, July 1, 1984, cover price $21.00 | also contains The Last Supper | About this edition: Shipped from UK, please allow 10 to 21 business days for arrival.

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Product Description: Dentro del convencimiento de que la disciplina de la economía se volvió cada vez más estrecha, precisamente en el momento en que los problemas demandaban ataques políticos y sociales más amplios. El autor de estos ensayos se ha propuesto delinear una perspectiva nueva al conjunto de las ciencias sociales...read more

Paperback:

9789681617462 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, June 30, 1984, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Dentro del convencimiento de que la disciplina de la economía se volvió cada vez más estrecha, precisamente en el momento en que los problemas demandaban ataques políticos y sociales más amplios.

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Product Description: This book brings together fourteen articles and papers written by Albert O. Hirschman. About half deal with the interaction of economic development with politics and ideology, the area in which Hirschman perhaps has made most noted contributions...read more

Paperback:

9780521282437 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1982), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This book brings together fourteen articles and papers written by Albert O.

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Product Description: This book brings together fourteen articles and papers written by Albert O. Hirschman. About half deal with the interaction of economic development with politics and ideology, the area in which Hirschman perhaps has made most noted contributions...read more

Hardcover:

9780521238267 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, August 31, 1981), cover price $34.50 | About this edition: This book brings together fourteen articles and papers written by Albert O.

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