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Capitalism (Political & Economical History)

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Published by Heinemann Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics & government,
  • Social Science - Politics & Government,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10220327M
    ISBN 100431191735
    ISBN 109780431191737
    OCLC/WorldCa137313122

    Sechrest, Associate Professor of Economics, Sul Ross State University "George Reisman has written a profound, often brilliant work, full of fascinating and valuable insights, wisdom and vision. It is one of the more comprehensive and academic books on this list. He only demonstrates that it exists and how it worsens. Where does the rate of return come from?

    Homburg argues that wealth does not only embrace capital goods in the sense of produced means of productionbut also land and other natural resources. There is hope alongside these bleak warnings though, with the closing chapter Capitalism book providing the titular postcapitalist vision. Bregman claims that the contemporary left is sure about what it opposes, but confused and divided over what it supports. These are all common accusations that are bandied about again and again ad nauseam, in the media, in novels and plays, in classrooms and lecture halls. What should we do about it? There are several notable faults with the book: Bregman ignores environmental issues, focuses too heavily on the western implications of his proposals and spends too much time justifying his policies to the political right rather than arguing the more convincing progressive cases.

    The policies of Capitalism book power followed by these states succeeded in providing the basic social conditions, such as uniform monetary systems and legal codes, necessary for economic development and eventually made possible the shift from public to private initiative. And yet many people are questioning the capitalist system that produced those gains. Main article: Mercantilism A painting of a French seaport from at the height of mercantilism The economic doctrine prevailing from the 16th to the 18th centuries is commonly called mercantilism. Moreover, for the book as a whole, do not expect the full case against capitalism, including issues of inequality, to be stated and rebutted therein. Let us forge new alliances, she suggests, to subvert capitalism from within. Azmanova details reforms that would enable a dramatic transformation of the current system without a revolutionary break.


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