The cement of society : a study of social order / Jon Elster.

The question Jon Elster addresses in this challenging book is what binds societies together and prevents them from disintegrating into chaos and war. He analyses two concepts of social order: stable, predictable patterns of behaviour, and co-operative behaviour. The book examines various aspects of...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Elster, Jon, 1940- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1989.
Series:Studies in rationality and social change.
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