The Economic Pursuit of Quality

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1988-05-31
  • Publisher: Routledge
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Table of Contents

Prefacep. xi
Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
the Power and Mystique of Economics: Sharing the Power, Eliminating the Magicp. 3
the Dominance of Quality in Economic Pursuits: Survival Needs, Food, and Health Carep. 23
the Dominance of Quality in Economic Pursuits, Continued: Clothing, Housing, and Stone Age Economicsp. 38
the Economic Pursuit of Quality in a Noncommercial Settingp. 56
Profaning the Sacred? Economic Valuation of the Natural Environmentp. 74
Beauty and the Beast: Quantitative Evidence on the Economic Importance of Environmental Qualityp. 89
the Economic Base: Distracting Vision, Distorting Realityp. 106
the Self-Defeating Strategies of Quantitative Growthp. 129
the Local Pursuit of Quality: a """"Can't-Lose"""" Economic- Development Strategyp. 169
Grander Visions, Grander Problemsp. 195
Referencesp. 212
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