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Seeking and Shunning Publicity

Geoffrey Brennan and Philip Pettit

in The Economy of Esteem: An Essay on Civil and Political Society

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199246489
eISBN:
9780191601460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246483.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Esteem-seekers can affect the esteem they desire not only by improving their performances but also by adjusting their audience size–seeking secrecy to avoid disesteem and seeking audience to magnify ... More


The Eccentric Artist: Negotiating Creative Autonomy in the Art World

Hannah Wohl

in Bound by Creativity: How Contemporary Art Is Created and Judged

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226784557
eISBN:
9780226784724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226784724.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter explores how artists portray themselves as those with true creative visions. Following bohemian culture rooted in the Belle Epoque in Paris, artists often fulfill their roles by behaving ... More


Amory Lovins: Prophet of a New Order

Jeremiah D. Lambert

in The Power Brokers: The Struggle to Shape and Control the Electric Power Industry

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029506
eISBN:
9780262330985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029506.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

In 1976, when BPA was aggressively promoting nuclear power projects, Ken Lay had yet to form Enron, and Paul Joskow was still years away from conceiving the blueprint of a restructured utility ... More


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