The Resource Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

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Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
Title
Freakonomics
Title remainder
a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
Statement of responsibility
Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Title
Freakonomics
Creator
Contributor
Summary
The author offers his view of how the economy really works, examining issues from cheating and crime to sports and child-rearing, offering a very different view on what drives the economy
Subject
Genre
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Nonfiction, 2006.
  • Quill Book Award for Business, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
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154164
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
330
Index
index present
LC call number
HB74.P8
LC item number
L479 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
adult
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a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
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a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
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Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
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Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier.
Content category
text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
An explanatory note -- Introduction: the hidden side of everything -- What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? -- How is the Ku Klux Klan like a group of real-estate agents? -- Why do drug dealers still live with their moms? -- Where have all the criminals gone? -- What makes a perfect parent? -- Perfect parenting, Part II; or : would a Roshanda by any other name smell as sweet? -- Epilogue : two paths to Harvard
Control code
76892330
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Revised and expanded edition, first Harper large print edition.
Extent
xix, 476 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780061245138
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(pbk.)
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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n
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