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The Resource Interpersonal comparisons of well-being, edited by Jon Elster and John E. Roemer

Interpersonal comparisons of well-being, edited by Jon Elster and John E. Roemer

Label
Interpersonal comparisons of well-being
Title
Interpersonal comparisons of well-being
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jon Elster and John E. Roemer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM216
LC item number
.I67 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elster, Jon
  • Roemer, John E
  • Fondation Maison des sciences de l'homme (Paris, France)
Series statement
Studies in rationality and social change
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social justice
  • Social ethics
  • Utilitarianism
Label
Interpersonal comparisons of well-being, edited by Jon Elster and John E. Roemer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Published in collaboration with Maison des sciences de l'homme, Paris."
  • Based on 2 conferences held in 1987 and 1988 at the University of California (Davis) and the University of Chicago
  • "First paperback edition, 1993"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The moral basis of interpersonal comparisons / Thomas M. Scanlon -- Against the taste model / James Griffin -- Utilitarian metaphysics? / John Broome -- Local justice and interpersonal comparisons / Jon Elster -- Notes on the psychology of utility / Daniel Kahneman and Carol Varey -- Adult-equivalence scales, interpersonal comparisons of well-being, and applied welfare economics / Charles Blackorby and David Donaldson -- Interpersonal comparisons of utility : why and how they are and should be made / Peter J. Hammond -- A reconsideration of the Harsanyi-Sen debate on utilitarianism / John A. Weymark -- Deducing interpersonal comparisons from local expertise / Ignacio Ortuño-Ortin and John E. Roemer
  • Subjective interpersonal comparison / Aanund Hylland -- Utilitarian fundamentalism and limited information / C. d'Aspremont and L.A. Gérard-Varet
Control code
22891642
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 400 pages
Isbn
9780521392747
Lccn
90026400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Interpersonal comparisons of well-being, edited by Jon Elster and John E. Roemer
Publication
Note
  • "Published in collaboration with Maison des sciences de l'homme, Paris."
  • Based on 2 conferences held in 1987 and 1988 at the University of California (Davis) and the University of Chicago
  • "First paperback edition, 1993"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The moral basis of interpersonal comparisons / Thomas M. Scanlon -- Against the taste model / James Griffin -- Utilitarian metaphysics? / John Broome -- Local justice and interpersonal comparisons / Jon Elster -- Notes on the psychology of utility / Daniel Kahneman and Carol Varey -- Adult-equivalence scales, interpersonal comparisons of well-being, and applied welfare economics / Charles Blackorby and David Donaldson -- Interpersonal comparisons of utility : why and how they are and should be made / Peter J. Hammond -- A reconsideration of the Harsanyi-Sen debate on utilitarianism / John A. Weymark -- Deducing interpersonal comparisons from local expertise / Ignacio Ortuño-Ortin and John E. Roemer
  • Subjective interpersonal comparison / Aanund Hylland -- Utilitarian fundamentalism and limited information / C. d'Aspremont and L.A. Gérard-Varet
Control code
22891642
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 400 pages
Isbn
9780521392747
Lccn
90026400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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