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The Resource Caring economics : conversations on altruism and compassion, between scientists, economists, and the Dalai Lama, edited by Tania Singer and Matthieu Ricard ; with a foreword by his Holiness the Dalai Lama

Caring economics : conversations on altruism and compassion, between scientists, economists, and the Dalai Lama, edited by Tania Singer and Matthieu Ricard ; with a foreword by his Holiness the Dalai Lama

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Caring economics : conversations on altruism and compassion, between scientists, economists, and the Dalai Lama
Title
Caring economics
Title remainder
conversations on altruism and compassion, between scientists, economists, and the Dalai Lama
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tania Singer and Matthieu Ricard ; with a foreword by his Holiness the Dalai Lama
Contributor
Author of introduction
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Can the hyperambitious, bottom-line-driven practices of the global economy incorporate compassion into the pursuit of wealth? Or is economics driven solely by materialism and self-interest? In Caring Economics, experts consider these questions alongside the Dalai Lama in a wide-ranging, scientific-based discussion on economics and altruism
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
174.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HB72
LC item number
.C373 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Singer, Tania
  • Ricard, Matthieu
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Altruism
  • Compassion
Label
Caring economics : conversations on altruism and compassion, between scientists, economists, and the Dalai Lama, edited by Tania Singer and Matthieu Ricard ; with a foreword by his Holiness the Dalai Lama
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-213)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Richard Davidson -
  • A Buddhist perspective on altruism
  • Matthieu Ricard
  • Biological imperatives for survival : altruism reconsidered
  • Joan Silk
  • The social dilemma experiment
  • Ernst Fehr -- First thoughts toward a Buddhist economics
  • John Dunne
  • The economics of happiness
  • Richard Layard
  • Foreword / His Holiness the Dalai Lama -- Introduction:
  • Why people give to charity
  • William Harbaugh
  • Altruistic punishment and the creation of public goods
  • Ernst Fehr
  • Profit with a purpose
  • Antoinette Hunziker-Ebneter
  • What can microfinance do?
  • Arthur Vayloyan
  • The barefoot college
  • Sanjit "Bunker" Roy
  • Toward a caring economics
  • Compassionate leadership
  • William George -- Conclusion:
  • Compassion is not a luxury
  • moderator, Joan Halifax
  • Tania Singer, Matthieu Ricard, and Diego Hangartner
  • The egoism-altruism debate : a psychological perspective
  • Daniel Batson
  • Empathy and the interoceptive cortex
  • Tania Singer
  • The neural bases of compassion
Control code
1581738
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 228 pages
Isbn
9781250064127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1581738
  • (OCoLC)876349737
Label
Caring economics : conversations on altruism and compassion, between scientists, economists, and the Dalai Lama, edited by Tania Singer and Matthieu Ricard ; with a foreword by his Holiness the Dalai Lama
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-213)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Richard Davidson -
  • A Buddhist perspective on altruism
  • Matthieu Ricard
  • Biological imperatives for survival : altruism reconsidered
  • Joan Silk
  • The social dilemma experiment
  • Ernst Fehr -- First thoughts toward a Buddhist economics
  • John Dunne
  • The economics of happiness
  • Richard Layard
  • Foreword / His Holiness the Dalai Lama -- Introduction:
  • Why people give to charity
  • William Harbaugh
  • Altruistic punishment and the creation of public goods
  • Ernst Fehr
  • Profit with a purpose
  • Antoinette Hunziker-Ebneter
  • What can microfinance do?
  • Arthur Vayloyan
  • The barefoot college
  • Sanjit "Bunker" Roy
  • Toward a caring economics
  • Compassionate leadership
  • William George -- Conclusion:
  • Compassion is not a luxury
  • moderator, Joan Halifax
  • Tania Singer, Matthieu Ricard, and Diego Hangartner
  • The egoism-altruism debate : a psychological perspective
  • Daniel Batson
  • Empathy and the interoceptive cortex
  • Tania Singer
  • The neural bases of compassion
Control code
1581738
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 228 pages
Isbn
9781250064127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1581738
  • (OCoLC)876349737

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