The SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society

Editors: Wherry, Frederick F. and Schor, Juliet
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: SAGE Publications

Single-User Purchase Price: $813.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $1219.50
ISBN: 978-1-45-222643-9
Category: Business, Finance & Economics - Economics
Image Count: 4
Book Status: Available
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Although there are encyclopedias covering economics (especially classic economic theory and history), the SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society emphasizes the contemporary world, contemporary issues, and society.

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Table of Contents

  • About Sage
  • Reader's Guide
  • About the Editor
  • List of Contributors
  • Introduction
  • Acknowledgments
  • Chronology
  • Volume 1
  • A
  • ABC (American Broadcasting Company)
  • Abilities
  • Abundance and Scarcity
  • Academy Awards
  • Acceptable Risk
  • Accountability
  • Accounting, Business
  • Accounting, Critical
  • Accounting, Mental
  • Accounting, Personal
  • Accounting, Relational
  • Achievement Tests
  • Acting White
  • Actors’ Equity Association (AEA)
  • Adbusters
  • Adoption
  • Advergaming
  • Advertising Age
  • Advertising Agencies
  • Advertising Campaigns
  • Advice Networks And Consumption Decisions
  • Affirmative Action
  • Affluent Society, The
  • Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)
  • African Immigration
  • Afterlife
  • Age Compression
  • Age of Consent
  • Agricultural Industry
  • Agriculture And Food Production
  • Alcohol Advertising
  • Alcohol-Related Crime
  • Allowances
  • Alternative Financial Services
  • Alternative Trading Associations
  • Altruism
  • Alumni Networks
  • American Federation of Musicians
  • American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
  • Angie's List
  • Animal Spirits
  • Antiforeclosure Movement
  • Anti-Semitism and Immigration
  • Antisocial Behavior
  • Apollo Theater
  • Arousal and Economic Evaluation
  • Art Auctions
  • Art Dealers
  • Art Prices
  • Artisanal Production
  • Artist Communities
  • Arts and Culture, Economic Impact of
  • Asset Building Movement
  • Asset Holdings, Disparities By Race/Ethnicity
  • Assimilation
  • Attention, Capture of
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder In Children
  • Audits
  • Authenticity
  • Automatic Impulse
  • B
  • B Movies
  • Babysitting
  • Bail
  • Banked, Fully
  • Banked, Un-
  • Banked, Under-
  • Bankruptcy
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • Barbie Dolls
  • Bargaining
  • BBC (British Broadcasting Company)
  • Beliefs About Money
  • Benevolence
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Bitcoin
  • Black Baptist Women's Movement
  • Black Power and Market Economy
  • Black-White Achievement Gap
  • Blockbusting
  • Blogs
  • Blood Diamonds
  • Body Image
  • Bollywood
  • Book Clubs
  • Border Militia
  • Border Patrol
  • Border Towns
  • Born Again
  • Borrowing, Relational
  • Boycotts
  • Bracero Program
  • Brand Communities
  • Brand Equity
  • Brand Experience
  • Brand Loyalty
  • Branding Cities
  • Branding National Identity
  • Bretton Woods
  • Broadway Theater
  • Broken Windows Theory
  • Brothels
  • Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
  • Buddhism
  • Business Associations
  • Business School
  • C
  • Cable Communications Policy Act
  • Cable News
  • Cable TV
  • California Gold Rush
  • Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood
  • Car Clubs
  • Career Criminals
  • Carjacking
  • Cassette Tape
  • Catholic Relief Services
  • Cause Marketing
  • Causes of Crime
  • Caveat Emptor
  • CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System)
  • CDs (Compact Discs)
  • Center for a New American Dream
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Charisma
  • Charismatic Capitalism
  • Charter Schools
  • Checking Accounts
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Child Labor
  • Child Marriage
  • Child Soldiers
  • Child Trafficking
  • Childhood Vaccinations
  • Children, Cost of Raising
  • Chinatown
  • Chinese Immigration
  • CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program)
  • Choice
  • Christianity
  • Church Activism
  • Cinema Chains
  • Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • Civil War
  • Climate Activism
  • Climate Denial Movement
  • Codes of Ethics
  • Coleman Report
  • Collective Bargaining by Teachers
  • College Applications
  • College Debt
  • Colonialism, Contemporary Effects of
  • Comic Books
  • Common Core State Standards Initiative
  • Common Goods (Renewable Resources)
  • Common Morality
  • Common School Movement
  • Communism
  • Communism and Immigration
  • Community Penalties
  • Compensation Principle
  • Competition
  • Consumer Boycotts
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Contingent Work
  • Contracts
  • Conversions, Religious
  • Coolhunting
  • Co-Pays
  • Copyrights
  • Corporate Boards
  • Corporate Campaign Contributions
  • Corporate Crimes
  • Corporate Culture
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • County Fairs
  • Craigslist
  • Creative Destruction
  • Credentialing
  • Credit Deserts
  • Credit Score
  • Credit Unions
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Record and Employment
  • Crowd Behaviors
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Cuban Enclave
  • Cuban Immigration
  • Cultural Districts
  • Cultural Entrepreneurship
  • Cultural Festivals
  • Cultural Industries
  • Cultural Policy
  • Cultural Tourism
  • Cultural Value
  • Cultural Wealth of Nations
  • “Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception, The”
  • Culture Jamming
  • Curfews
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Volume 2
  • D
  • Daoism
  • Deductibles
  • Demille, Cecile
  • Dentists
  • Deterrence
  • Diploma Effects
  • Direct-Selling Organizations
  • Direct-to-Consumer Advertising
  • Discounting
  • Discrimination
  • Disney, Walt
  • Distinction
  • Divorce
  • Dodd-Frank
  • Domestic Violence
  • Double-Entry Bookkeeping
  • Downsizing
  • Downsizing, Social Aspects of
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Drucker, Peter
  • Drug-Related Crimes
  • DVDs (Digital Versatile Discs)
  • DVRs (Digital Video Recorders)
  • E
  • Early-Childhood Investments
  • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
  • Easterlin Paradox
  • Economic Crisis
  • Economic Rationality
  • Educational Reform
  • Elder Abuse
  • Emergency Room Visits
  • Employment-At-Will
  • Enron
  • Environment and Climate Change
  • Environmental Justice Movement
  • Environmental Movement
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
  • Equity Funding in Public Schools
  • ESPN (Entertainment And Sports Programming Network)
  • Ethical Consumption
  • Ethnic Festivals
  • Ethnic Identity
  • European Bank For Reconstruction And Development
  • European Union
  • Evolutionary Psychology And Economics
  • Executive Compensation
  • F
  • Facebook
  • Failure, Reactions To
  • Fair Trade Movement
  • Fair Use
  • Faith
  • Family Vacations
  • Fao Schwarz
  • FCC (Federal Communications Commission)
  • FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation)
  • Fear
  • Federal Land Grants
  • Fico Score
  • Financial Diaries Methodology
  • Financial Literacy
  • Financialization
  • FIRE (Finance, Insurance, And Real Estate) Economy
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Flextime
  • Focus Groups
  • Food and Snacks
  • Food Stamps
  • Fordist Production
  • Foreclosure
  • Foregone Earnings
  • Foreign Box Office
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)
  • Foreign Direct Investment Networks
  • Foster Care
  • 401(K) Accounts
  • Foursquare
  • Fox Broadcasting Company
  • Franchising
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Fraternities And Sororities
  • Fraud
  • Free And Reduced-Price Lunch
  • freecreditreport.Com
  • Frequent Flyer Programs
  • Full Employment
  • Fundamentalism
  • Future Wage Premium
  • G
  • Gambling
  • Gangs
  • Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Rights Movement
  • GED (General Educational Development)
  • Gender Advertisements
  • Gendering of Toys
  • Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)
  • Geography and Crime
  • German Immigration
  • Getting a Job
  • Girl Scout Cookies
  • Global Marketing
  • Globalization and Its Discontents
  • Globalization From Below
  • Golden Handshakes
  • Golden Parachutes
  • Google Advertising
  • Google+
  • Gospel of Prosperity
  • Government Regulations
  • Graft and Corruption
  • Grameen Bank
  • Greenwashing
  • Guarantees
  • Gym Membership
  • H
  • H-1 Visas
  • Habit
  • Hair Products and Race
  • Halloween
  • Happy Meals
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • Harvard Business School
  • HBO (Home Box Office)
  • Head Start
  • Health Care Exchange Markets
  • Health Insurance
  • Hidden Persuaders, The
  • High School Dropout Rates
  • Hinduism
  • Hispanic Marketing
  • HMOs (Health Maintenance Organizations)
  • Hoarding
  • Hobby Networks
  • Holistic and Homeopathic Medicine
  • Hospice
  • Hostile Takeovers
  • Human Capital
  • Human Relations Movement
  • Human Rights Networks
  • Human Trafficking
  • I
  • Iconic Branding
  • Identity, Marketing
  • Identity Theft
  • Illegal Immigration
  • Immigrant Enclaves
  • Immigration Laws
  • Immigration Networks
  • Incentives for Students
  • Income Inequality
  • Indigenous Religions
  • Inflation
  • Informal Employment
  • Information Disclosure
  • Informed Consent
  • Innovation Diffusion Networks
  • Inside Job
  • Insider Trading
  • Instagram
  • Insurance Premiums
  • Intangibles
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Interest Intermediation
  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
  • International Differences in Educational Achievement
  • International Labor Organization (ILO)
  • International Monetary Fund
  • International Trade and Immigration
  • Invention of Tradition, The
  • Investment Clubs
  • Islam
  • Italian Immigration
  • Volume 3
  • J
  • Japanese Immigration
  • Japanese Internment
  • Japantown
  • Job Threat
  • Judaism
  • Just-in-Time Production
  • Juvenile Offenders
  • K
  • Kickstarter
  • Korean Immigration
  • Koreatown
  • L
  • Labor, Artistic
  • Labor Market Participation
  • Labor Migration From Mexico to the United States
  • Layaway
  • Learning by Doing
  • Lehman Brothers
  • Lemons, Market for
  • Leninism
  • Liberation Theology
  • Libertarianism
  • Life Insurance
  • LinkedIn
  • Little Italy
  • Little League
  • Living Wills
  • Loan Shark
  • Lobbyists
  • Local Exchange Trading Systems (LETS)
  • Loneliness and Spending
  • Lottery
  • Loyalty Points
  • M
  • Malls, Economics of
  • Malpractice Suits
  • Margin Call
  • MARKED: Race, Crime, and Finding Work in an Era of Mass Incarceration
  • Market Segments
  • Marriage Tax
  • Marxism
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)
  • Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Matrix Management Structures
  • McDonaldization
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Leave
  • Medical Tourism
  • Medicare
  • Meditation
  • Mennonites and Economic Development
  • Mental Disorder and Crime
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
  • Microbrewery Movement
  • Microfinance
  • Microtargeting
  • Military Service and Immigrant Legal Status
  • Minimum Wage
  • Miracles
  • Mobile Money
  • Money Laundering
  • Mood (Irrational Exuberance)
  • Moral Authority
  • Moral Values and Markets
  • Motown Records
  • Movie Studios
  • M-Pesa
  • Municipal Bonds
  • Museums
  • Music Communities
  • Mutual Funds
  • Myth
  • N
  • Napster
  • NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing)
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored Peoples (NAACP)
  • National Basketball Association (NBA)
  • National Council of Churches
  • National Football League (NFL)
  • National Hockey League (NHL)
  • National Labor Relations Board
  • NBC (National Broadcasting Company)
  • Neighborhood Organizations
  • Network Analysis
  • Networks, Marketing to
  • Networks, Privacy in
  • Networks and Consumption
  • Networks and Labor Markets
  • Nickelodeon
  • 99 Percent, The
  • No Logo
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  • Noxious Markets
  • Nudges and Behavioral Economics
  • Nursing
  • Nursing Homes
  • O
  • Obesity
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • Oil Spills
  • The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
  • The BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
  • Olympic Games
  • Ombudsperson
  • Omnivorous Consumption
  • Online Education
  • Online Shopping Platforms
  • Open Education
  • Open Source Networks
  • Opera
  • Operation Wetback
  • Organized Crime Syndicates
  • Outsourcing
  • Outsourcing Medical Services
  • Over-Scheduled Child, The
  • Overtime
  • Overworked American, The
  • Significance of The Overworked American Today
  • P
  • Pacific Islanders
  • Paid Vacation
  • Part-Time Work
  • Patents
  • Patients’ Bill of Rights
  • Pawn Shops
  • Payday Loan
  • Peer Effects
  • Pensions
  • Perception of Others
  • Perception of Self
  • Performing Race
  • Perks
  • Personality
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Phonograph
  • Piece Rate Work
  • Pilgrimage Tours
  • Piracy
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Policy Networks
  • Political Advertising
  • Political Campaigns
  • Political Events
  • Polling and Public Opinion
  • Populism
  • Pornography Rings
  • Post-Fordism
  • Power of Attorney
  • PPOs (Preferred Provider Organizations)
  • Prayer
  • Prejudice
  • Preventive Care
  • Price Gouging
  • Princess Culture
  • Principles of Scientific Management, The
  • Prison–Industrial Complex
  • Private Schools
  • Private Security
  • Private Universities
  • Probation
  • Procrastination
  • Product Placement
  • Profane Production
  • Professional Ethics and Civic Virtues
  • Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA)
  • Prom
  • Promotion
  • Property Crimes
  • Property Rights, Origins of
  • Protestant Ethic
  • Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, The
  • Protestant Reformation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Public Schools
  • Public Universities
  • Puritanism
  • Q
  • Quality Circles
  • Quality of Life
  • R
  • Racial Profiling
  • Radio
  • Redlining
  • Regulatory Capture
  • Reincarnation
  • Relative Deprivation
  • Religious Affiliation and Wealth
  • Religious Communities
  • Religious Organizations and Immigration
  • Remedial Education
  • Remittances
  • Rent Parties
  • Rent Strike Movement
  • Reparations for Japanese Internments
  • Reproductive Health Services
  • Resilience
  • Restorative Justice
  • Retirement Communities
  • Rich Dad Poor Dad
  • Right to Work
  • Riots
  • Rise of The Creative Class, The
  • Risk Society
  • Risk Taking
  • Rites of Passage
  • Rituals
  • Rolling Stone
  • ROTC (Reserve Officers’ Training Corps)
  • Roth IRAs
  • Rural Migrants
  • Volume 4
  • S
  • Sacred Production
  • Saint Augustine
  • Saints
  • Salary
  • SAT Preparation
  • Savings Accounts
  • Savings and Loan Debacle
  • Savings Bonds
  • Scholarships
  • School Clothes
  • School Enrollment Rates
  • School Security
  • Schools: Marketing Inside
  • Second Industrial Divide, The
  • Security Deposits
  • Seven Deadly Sins
  • Sex in Advertising
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Economics of
  • Shareholders
  • Shell Companies
  • Shoplifting
  • Shopping-While-Black
  • Signaling Value of Education
  • Sin and Money
  • Sin Tax
  • Single-Payer System
  • Six Degrees of Separation Theory
  • Six Sigma
  • Skill Formation
  • Skill Multiplier
  • Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Social Class
  • Social Loan
  • Social Meaning Of Money, The
  • Social Network, The
  • Socialism
  • Soft Skills
  • Sony Music Entertainment
  • Sotheby's
  • South Asians and Immigration
  • Sports Networks
  • Stalking
  • State-Owned Enterprises
  • State-Run Health Care System
  • Status of Occupations
  • Stereotype Threat
  • Stereotyping
  • Stigma
  • Stop and Frisk
  • Street Children
  • Street Crimes
  • Stress
  • Subcontracting
  • Subprime Mortgages
  • Suffering
  • Summer Camps
  • Superstar Effects
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Supreme Court
  • Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF)
  • Sweatshops
  • Symphony Orchestras
  • T
  • Tax Deductions For Interest on Mortgage Payments
  • Tax Evasion
  • Taxation and Social Policy
  • Teacher Incentives
  • Teacher Quality
  • Teaching to the Test
  • Technology in the Classroom
  • Technology of Skill Formation
  • Telecommuting
  • Television
  • Temporary Employment
  • Tenure
  • Terrorist Networks
  • Theme Parks
  • Theory of Moral Sentiments, The
  • Think Tanks
  • Time, Understandings of
  • Time Bind
  • Time Use
  • Tithes and Offerings
  • Tobacco Advertising
  • Total Quality Management
  • Toys, Advertising of
  • Trade Embargoes
  • Transnational Culture
  • Transnational Families
  • Transnational Immigrants
  • Transparency International
  • TransUnion
  • Treasury Bills
  • Tuition
  • Tumblr
  • Twitter
  • U
  • UN Global Compact for Business
  • Unemployment
  • Unionization
  • Universalism
  • Urban Uprisings
  • User-Produced Content
  • Usury
  • V
  • Vagrancy Laws
  • Valentine's Day
  • Vanguard
  • Vaudeville
  • Venture Capital
  • Viagra
  • Vices
  • Vietnam War and Immigration
  • Viral Marketing
  • Volcker Rule
  • W
  • Washington Consensus
  • Waste
  • Welfare State
  • Wharton School of Business
  • What Color Is Your Parachute?
  • Whole Foods
  • WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)
  • Willingness to Pay
  • Women's Groups
  • Women's Imprisonment
  • Women's Movement
  • Worker Compensation
  • Worker Productivity
  • Working Capital
  • Working Memory
  • World Bank
  • World Heritage Sites
  • World Social Forum
  • World Trade Organization
  • World War I, Effects on Immigration
  • World War II, Effects on Immigration
  • World's Fairs
  • X
  • Xbox
  • Y
  • Yelp
  • Yoga
  • Youtube
  • Glossary
  • Resource Guide