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Publisher Comments:

In his most widely appealing book yet, one of today's leading authors of popular anthropology looks at the intriguing history and peculiar nature of money, tracing our relationship with it from the time when primitive men exchanged cowrie shells to the imminent arrival of the all-purpose electronic cash card. 320 pp. Author tour. National radio publicity. 25,000 print.

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Synopsis:

Traces the historical evolution of humankind's relationship with money, from ancient times to the present-day revolutionary transformation in the meaning and use of money as represented by the electronic cash card, and discusses the implications of such changes

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307556745
Subtitle:
From Sandstone to Cyberspace
Publisher:
Three Rivers Press
Author:
Weatherford, Jack
Author:
J. McIver Weatherford
Author:
Weatherford, J. McIver
Subject:
Business & Economics : Economic History
Subject:
History : World - General
Subject:
Business & Economics : Money & Monetary Policy
Subject:
History
Subject:
Money
Subject:
Money & Monetary Policy
Subject:
Money -- History.
Subject:
World
Subject:
Economic History
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
Anthropology - General
Subject:
Business-History and Biography
Subject:
Economics - General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
1997
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
288

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» Business » Accounting and Finance
» Business » History and Biographies
» History and Social Science » Anthropology » General
» History and Social Science » World History » General

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