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Friendship in an age of economics

Todd May

Friendship in an age of economics

resisting the forces of neoliberalism

by Todd May

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociological aspects,
  • Philosophy,
  • Friendship,
  • Economics,
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Political aspects,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Neoliberalism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTodd May
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1161 .M39 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25270137M
    ISBN 109780739175811
    LC Control Number2012007554

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