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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The study of wealth as measured in money.

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  • What is needed is an Aristotelian buen vivir (as the World Social Forum proclaims) guided by oikonomia rather than chrematistics.
  • Pros: Powerful engine and excellent driving chrematistics make this sedan fun and comfortable.
  • For them, chrematistics -- what does something cost in a market -- is basically a trivial question.
  • Be it added, that the great philosopher had seen but one phase of the science, chrematistics, and that his ideas here bear the impress of the age in which he lived. for more
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