By Sam Ladkin,Robert McKay,Emile Bojesen
This ebook diagnoses the counter-intuitive results of the rhetoric of worth. It posits that the auditing of values pervades the material of people’s work-lives, their schooling, and more and more their daily event. The e-book uncovers figures of resentment, disenchantment and alienation fostered via the dogma of price. It argues in its place that worth judgments can behave insidiously, and include aesthetic, moral or ideological values essentially against the “value” they purportedly identify and describe. the gathering includes contributions from prime students within the united kingdom and US with contributions from anthropology, the heritage of artwork, literature, schooling, musicology, political technological know-how, and philosophy.
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