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Review of The Logic of Gift by Michael Naughton

In 1981, Karol Wojtyla (aka Pope John Paul II) published an encyclical on work, entitled Laborem exercens, in which he called for the Roman Catholic Church to form a “spirituality of work.” It’s in response to this call that Michael Naughton has written The Logic of Gift: Rethinking Business as a Community of Persons. Picking up on a major theme of the late Pope, Naughton argues that a business ought to see itself as a community of persons, not a society of individuals. For it is only as… Continue reading