eBook Political Economy: A Comparative Approach, 3rd Edition

  • Barry Clark
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  • ISBN-10: 1440843260
  • ISBN-13: 9781440843266
  • DDC: 330
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 377 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released September 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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Overview

This nontechnical book provides a comprehensive and interdisciplinary survey of political economy that can easily be understood by any reader with an introductory-level background in economics.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
Political Economy: An Overview.
1: Politics, Economics, and Political Economy.
2: The History of Political Economy.
Contending Perspectives in Political Economy.
3: The Classical Liberal Perspective.
4: The Radical Perspective.
5: The Conservative Perspective.
6: The Modern Liberal Perspective.
Contemporary Issues in Political Economy.
7: Government and the Market.
8: Inflation and Unemployment.
9: Poverty and Inequality.
10: Labor and Industry.
11: Minorities and Discrimination.
12: The Political Economy of Gender.
13: Education and Culture.
14: Pollution and the Environment.
15: International Trade and Development.
16: Science, Ideology, and Political Economy.
Selected Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.