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Document type:
Buchbeitrag 
Author(s):
Lang, H. and Lang, E 
Title:
Failure in Economics – a Black Box 
Pages contribution:
70-92 
Chapter contribution:
Failure in Economics – a Black Box 
Abstract:
The freedom of the individual to aim high is a deeply rooted part of the American ethos but we rarely acknowledge its flip side: failure. If people are responsible for their individual successes, is the same true of their failures? This book brings together a variety of disciplinary approaches to explore how people fail in the United States and the West at large, whether economically, politically, socially, culturally, or physically. How do we understand individual failure, especially in the con...    »
 
Book title:
The Failed Individual – Amid Exclusion, Resistance, and the Pleasure of Non-Conformity 
Publisher:
Campus Verlag 
Year:
2017 
Print-ISBN:
978-3593507828 
Language:
en