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Contemporary Culture

THE ECONOMIC NATURALIST’S FIELD GUIDE Common Sense Principles for Troubled Times

by | Read by Patrick Lawlor

Contemporary Culture • 8.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2009

Humans may be rational animals, but many of our decisions are poorly thought through. That's the main idea behind Robert Frank's latest book, which examines and challenges the economic choices we make. Narrator Patrick Lawlor's style is well suited to audiobooks that try to persuade and explain; he uses frequent rhetorical pauses and strongly emphasizes important phrases. That makes him a fine match for Frank's arguments, which are incisive and often surprising, even after one knows his political bent. Most items take only a few minutes to listen to—they are past columns from the NEW YORK TIMES—and they're well organized into an insightful, entertaining collection. D.B. © AudioFile 2009, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPTEMBER 2009]



Trade Ed. • Tantor Media • 2009

CD ISBN 9781400111862 $29.95 • Seven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781400161867 $19.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources


Library Ed. • Tantor Media • 2009

CD ISBN 9781400141869 $59.99 • Seven CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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