Table of contents for Prelude to political economy : a study of the social and political foundations of economics / Kaushik Basu.

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Part I. Preliminaries

1. Introduction

2. Games and Misdemeanors: Game Theory for the Uninitiated

3. Individual Rationality

Part II. Society


Part III. The State

5. Law and Economics

6. Power and Coercion

7. On Advising Government

8. The Concept of State

Part IV. Ethics and Judgment

9. Interpersonal Comparisons

10. Consequentialism and Rights

Part V. Conclusion

11. Some Concluding Remarks

Appendix. Notes on Methodology: Various and Sundry

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Economics -- Political aspects.
Economics -- Sociological aspects.