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Fraser, Nancy - Capitalism: A Conversation in Critical Theory, ebook

Capitalism: A Conversation in Critical Theory

Fraser, Nancy


In this important new book, Nancy Fraser and Rahel Jaeggi take a fresh look at the big questions surrounding the peculiar social form known as “capitalism,” upending many of our commonly held assumptions about what capitalism is and how to subject

Srnicek, Nick - Platform Capitalism, ebook

Platform Capitalism

Srnicek, Nick


It shows how the fundamental foundations of the economy are rapidly being carved up among a small number of monopolistic platforms, and how the platform introduces new tendencies within capitalism that pose significant challenges to any vision of a post-capitalist

Wilkinson, Tony - Capitalism and Human Values, ebook

Capitalism and Human Values

Wilkinson, Tony


Capitalism is not enough. It has brought us prosperity and no other economic system can match its energy and innovation, but it has a dark side of exploitation and instability. Capitalism needs to be bounded by values. But which values? What indeed

Tyler, Colin - Civil Society, Capitalism and the State, ebook

Civil Society, Capitalism and the State

Tyler, Colin


Civil Society, Capitalism and the State presents a critical reconstruction of the social and political facets of Thomas Hill Green's liberal socialism. It explores the complex relationships Green sees between human nature, personal freedom, the common good, rights and the state. It explores

Sung, Jung Mo - The Subject, Capitalism, and Religion, ebook

The Subject, Capitalism, and Religion

Sung, Jung Mo


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Jung Mo Sung
2. Theology and the Life of the Poor
Jung Mo Sung
3. The Subject and the Defense of the Life of the Victims
Jung Mo Sung
4. The Subject as Transcendentality within Real Life

Honneth, Axel - The Idea of Socialism: Towards a Renewal, ebook

The Idea of Socialism: Towards a Renewal

Honneth, Axel


The idea of socialism has given normative grounding and orientation to the outrage over capitalism for more than 150 years, and yet today it seems to have lost much of its appeal. Despite growing discontent, many would hesitate to invoke socialism when it comes to envisioning life beyond

O'Neill, Martin - Property-Owning Democracy: Rawls and Beyond, ebook

Property-Owning Democracy: Rawls and Beyond

O'Neill, Martin


Property-Owning Democracy: Rawls and Beyond features a collection of original essays that represent the first extended treatment of political philosopher John Rawls' idea of a property-owning democracy.Offers new and essential insights into Rawls's idea…

Behrent, Michael C. - Foucault and Neoliberalism, ebook

Foucault and Neoliberalism

Behrent, Michael C.


Michel Foucault's death in 1984 coincided with the fading away of the hopes for social transformation that characterized the postwar period. In the decades following his death, neoliberalism has triumphed and attacks on social rights have become increasingly…

Polanyi, Karl - Economy and Society: Selected Writings, ebook

Economy and Society: Selected Writings

Polanyi, Karl


In a world riven by social and economic crises, from rising inequality to the decay of democratic institutions and profound technological disruption, Polanyi’s path-breaking account of the dynamics of market capitalism and his defence of society and nature against