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Supercapitalism : the transformation of business, democracy, and everyday life

Author: Robert B Reich
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Offers an analysis of the clash between capitalism and democracy to create a system that has enlarged the economic pie while making democracy less effective, detailing inequities of income and wealth, job insecurity, and the escalating effects of global warming.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert B Reich
ISBN: 9780307265616 0307265617
OCLC Number: 80020075
Description: ix, 272 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction : The paradox --
1. The not quite golden age --
2. The road to supercapitalism --
3. Of two minds --
4. Democracy overwhelmed --
5. Politics diverted --
6. A citizen's guide to supercapitalism --
Notes --
Acknowledgments --
Index.
Responsibility: Robert B. Reich.
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Offers an analysis of the clash between capitalism and democracy to create a system that has enlarged the economic pie while making democracy less effective, detailing inequities of income and wealth, job insecurity, and the escalating effects of global warming.

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by SJHage (WorldCat user published 2008-11-19) Excellent Permalink

Reviewed By Stephen J. Hage  SteveH9697@aol.com

One of the most powerful and pernicious effects of supercapitalism is-it blurs the lines between capitalism and democracy.

Reich posits the following path out of the dilemma: "The first step in turning democracy and capitalism...
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