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Systems of Survival: A Dialogue on the Moral Foundations of Commerce and Politics (Paperback)

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The author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities looks at business fraud and criminal enterprise, overextended government farm subsidies and zealous transit police, to show what happens when the moral systems of commerce collide with those of politics.

About the Author

Jane Jacobs's books include "The Nature of Economies and The Death" and "Life of Great American Cities," both of which are available in Modern Library clothbound editions. She lives in Toronto.

Praise For…

"Altogether magnificent... Probably no single thinker has done more in the last fifty years to transform our ideas about the nature of urban life."--Chicago Tribune

Product Details
ISBN: 9780679748168
ISBN-10: 0679748164
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: January 13th, 1994
Pages: 256
Language: English
Series: Vintage