The Morality of Money: An Exploration in Analytic Philosophy

Hardcover | September 15, 2008

byAdrian Walsh

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The morality of sex, violence and money is at the centre of much human life. While the first two have been subject to intensive historical and philosophical investigation, the latter has largely been neglected. The authors provide the first comprehensive introduction to the morality of money.

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The morality of sex, violence and money is at the centre of much human life. While the first two have been subject to intensive historical and philosophical investigation, the latter has largely been neglected. The authors provide the first comprehensive introduction to the morality of money.

ADRIAN WALSH is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of New England, Australia, and a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics.TONY LYNCH is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of New England, Australia.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 8.8 × 5.64 × 0.85 inPublished:September 15, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230535437

ISBN - 13:9780230535435

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Table of Contents

Preface
The Morality of Money
Money, Commerce and Moral Theory
The Profit Motive and Morality
Usury and the Ethics of Interest-taking
The Morality of Pricing: Just Prices and Moral Traders
Money, Commodification and the Corrosion of Value: An Examination of the Sacred and Intrinsic Value
Money Measurement as the Moral Problem
The Charge of ?Economic Moralism?: Might the Invisible Hand Eliminate the Need for a Morality of Money
Epilogue
Index