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The Economy of Prestige
by James F. ENGLISH
Harvard University Press, 2005
eISBN: 978-0-674-03653-6 | Cloth: 978-0-674-01884-6 | Paper: 978-0-674-03043-5
Library of Congress Classification AS935.E54 2005
Dewey Decimal Classification 001.44

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
This is a book about one of the great untold stories of modern cultural life: the remarkable ascendancy of prizes in literature and the arts. James F. English documents the dramatic rise of the awards industry and its complex role within what he describes as an economy of cultural prestige.

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