John Roemer challenges the morality of an economic system based on the private ownership of the means of production. Unless you start with a certain amount of wealth in such a society, you are only "free to lose." This book addresses crucial questions of political philosophy and normative economics in terms understandable by readers with a minimal knowledge of economics.
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philosophers, political scientists, and historians. In the present work, Roemer attempts to systematize his 'reconstruction' of Marx' ideas on exploitation and class.About the Author:
John Roemer is Elizabeth S. and A. Varick Stout Professor of Political Science and Economics, Yale University.
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Book Description Radius, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 91729998
Book Description Radius, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-226-89-4900004