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Centeno, Miguel A. - Global Capitalism: A Sociological Perspective, ebook

Global Capitalism: A Sociological Perspective

Centeno, Miguel A.


In order to provide a guide to what the twenty-first-century economy might look like, this book revisits the great project of Global Capitalism. What did it actually entail? How far did it go? What were its strengths and failings? By deconstructing its core ideas

Lash, Scott - The End of Organized Capitalism, ebook

The End of Organized Capitalism

Lash, Scott


In this thought-provoking new book, Anthony Smith analyses key debates between historians and social scientists on the role of nations and nationalism in history. In a wide-ranging analysis of the work of historians, sociologists, political scientists…

Kennedy, Paul - Vampire Capitalism, ebook

Vampire Capitalism

Kennedy, Paul


The Rise of Vampire Capitalism (and not a slayer in sight)
Paul Kennedy
3. The Roots of Vampire Capitalism
Paul Kennedy
4. Living with Twenty-First-Century Capitalism
Paul Kennedy
5. The Juggernaut of Science and Technology: Friend or Foe?

Goody, Jack - Capitalism and Modernity: The Great Debate, ebook

Capitalism and Modernity: The Great Debate

Goody, Jack


This original book casts new light on the history of capitalism, industrialization and modernity, and will be essential reading for all those interested in the great debate about the economic rise of the West.

Rahnema, Saeed - The Transition from Capitalism, ebook

The Transition from Capitalism

Rahnema, Saeed


Table of contents
1. Introduction: The Question of Transition from Capitalism
Saeed Rahnema
2. Failures and Achievements of the Past
Saeed Rahnema
3. Which Revolution?
Saeed Rahnema
4. Peaceful Transition
Saeed Rahnema

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