participatory DEMOCRACY – citizens’ assembly – egalitarian representation -random conventions – sortition -epistemic practices

contents selection, participation, representation participation - debate, deliberation collective intentionality - research, epistemic theory real existing democracy selection/participation/representation wiki/sortition - In governance, sortition (also known as selection by lottery, selection by lot, allotment, demarchy, stochocracy, aleatoric democracy and lottocracy) is the selection of political officials as a random sample from a larger pool of candidates.[1] … Continue reading participatory DEMOCRACY – citizens’ assembly – egalitarian representation -random conventions – sortition -epistemic practices

Viviana A. Zelizer – sociology of money

Viviana A. Zelizer is the Lloyd Cotsen ’50 Professor of Sociology at Princeton University. She is the author of The Purchase of Intimacy, Pricing the Priceless Child, Economic Lives, Morals and Markets and more see google scholar - sociology.princeton.edu/ viviana-zelizer princeton.edu amazon goodreads 2017 Money Talks: Explaining How Money Really Works - Edited by Nina Bandelj, Frederick F. Wherry, and … Continue reading Viviana A. Zelizer – sociology of money

The Economy of Promises – by Bruce Carruthers

>sociology of money, banking, credit, creditworthyness, credit rating, debt, finance, financial institutions, inequality, monetary history, power, US princeton.edu 11-2022 The Economy of Promises: Trust, Power, and Credit in America - by Bruce G. Carruthers - sociology.northwestern - kellogg.northwestern- A comprehensive and illuminating account of the history of credit in America—and how it continues to divide … Continue reading The Economy of Promises – by Bruce Carruthers

DeGrowth or Décroissance anyone? (not just for Xmas)

degrowth updates here Décroissance, or degrowth, is a story of hope amidst adversity. Just like Xmas. Born of the adversities of a poisoned and plundered planet, degrowthers say "No! No More! Let's get out of the Old National Market Hall of Sickly Scarcity and into the New Global Banquet Hall of Happy Abundance... Yes, contrary … Continue reading DeGrowth or Décroissance anyone? (not just for Xmas)

Nigel Dodd

NIGEL DODD  twitter The Social Life of Money  2014  book review by Philipp Degens Nigel Dodd’s The Social Life of Money is an original and comprehensive contribution ... It is a must-read for any scholar interested in the topic as it helps to better understand the nature of money –or, of monies. Also, surely many … Continue reading Nigel Dodd