Why Elster is stuck and needs to recover his faith
- The Cement of Society: A Study of Social Order by Jon Elster
Cambridge, 311 pp, £30.00, October 1989, ISBN 0 521 37456 1
- Solomonic Judgments: Studies in the Limitations of Rationality by Jon Elster
Cambridge, 232 pp, £25.00, October 1989, ISBN 0 521 37457 X
- Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences by Jon Elster
Cambridge, 184 pp, £22.50, October 1989, ISBN 0 521 37455 3
Roads breed traffic. The M25 motorway round London eased congestion at first, and so tempted more drivers into more journeys. A belief that a good road is empty soon fills it up.
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Vol. 13 No. 2 · 24 January 1991 » Martin Hollis » Why Elster is stuck and needs to recover his faith
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