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Introducing capitalism : a graphic guide

Author: Dan Cryan; Sharron Shatil; Piero
Publisher: London : Icon Books, 2014.
Series: Introducing ...
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Capitalism has influenced everything in the 21st-century world. This work tells the story of its remarkable and often ruthless rise, evolving through strife and struggle as much as innovation and enterprise. Tracing capitalism from its beginning, it looks at its practical and theoretical impact.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Cryan; Sharron Shatil; Piero
ISBN: 9781848317659 1848317654
OCLC Number: 879401541
Notes: Previously issued in print: 2009.
Description: 1 online resource (pages cm).
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Capital and Capitalism; Capitalism vs. Feudalism; The Crusades; The Knights Templar; Dissolution of the Templars; Opening up the Trade Routes; Expansionism; The Birthplace of Capitalism; The Dutch East India Company; English Pirates; The Power of Private Investment; Hobbes, the First Capitalist Thinker; The Power of the Individual; The State of Nature; Leviathan, and the Social Contract; Natural Reason and Private Property; Labour = Ownership?; Locke and Civil Government; Locke and Colonialism; The Wealth of Nations; Self-interest; The Invisible Hand. Specialization of SkillsFree Trade; The Scottish Enlightenment; The Slave Trade; The Rothschilds; Industrialization; The Opium Wars; The Rise of Social Sciences; David Ricardo; The Cost of Labour; The Workers' Straitjacket; John Stuart Mill; Utilitarianism; The Pleasures of Freedom; Rules of Nature and Society; Distribution of Wealth; Supply and Demand; Humane Capitalism?; Life in the Slums; The Great Famine; Movements for Reform; The Chartists; The Birth of Socialism; Control of the Means of Production; Bakunin and Anarchism; Marx, the anti-Utopian; Marx and Hegel. Resolving the ContradictionsThesis-Antithesis-Synthesis; The End of History?; Historical Materialism; The History of Class Struggles; Das Kapital; Value = Human Labour; Surplus Value; Marx's Prediction; Capitalism Without Imperialism; The Rise of the US and Germany; The Production Line; The "Empires of Trade"; The Roaring Twenties; The Crash and the Great Depression; The New Deal; Keynes and Liberal Economics; A Healthy Circulation; The Cycles of Capitalism; Beating Inflation; Fighting Depression; State Capitalism; "Economic Miracles"; The Marshall Plan; Monetarism vs. Keynesianism. How to Ensure Rising Consumption?Cultural Effects of Capitalism; Max Weber and the Protestant Spirit; Catholic and Protestant Ethics; The Rise of Rationality; Making Organizations Work for People; Neo-Marxism and the Frankfurt School; The Adoration of the New; Unmasking Consumer Culture; Adorno and the Media; The Construction of Consciousness; Seeing Beyond the System; The Situationists; Debord and the Spectacle; Every Choice a Pseudo-choice; Right-wing Critiques of Capitalism; Knowing Your Place; Liberty and Difference; Nozick and Right-wing Libertarianism; Taxation as Forced Labour? Fukuyama and the End of HistoryDirectional History; The Struggle for Recognition; Challenging the Free Market; The Developing World: Free Trade ...?; ... or State Capitalism?; Islam and Capitalism; Sharia Banking; Bursting the Bubble; Further Reading; History; Weber and Marx; Neo-Marxism; Conservatism; Contemporary Commentary; Acknowledgements; About the Author; Index.
Series Title: Introducing ...
Responsibility: Dan Cryan, Sharron Shatil & Piero.

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Capitalism has influenced everything in the 21st-century world. This work tells the story of its remarkable and often ruthless rise, evolving through strife and struggle as much as innovation and enterprise. Tracing capitalism from its beginning, it looks at its practical and theoretical impact.

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