The Genesis and Ethos of the Market

  • Luigino Bruni

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Luigino Bruni
    Pages 57-69
  3. Luigino Bruni
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    Pages 87-100
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 207-221

About this book


A discussion of the anthropological roots of the market, tracing its development using the history of ideas and cultures as well as simple game theory. In his analysis of market ethics Bruni calls for a reconsideration of some of the central tenets of modern political economy, and the need for a new spirit of capitalism.


capitalism game theory political economy Thomas Hobbes

Authors and affiliations

  • Luigino Bruni
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Milan-BicoccaItaly

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