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Goody, Jack - The Eurasian Miracle, ebook

The Eurasian Miracle

Goody, Jack


It was commonly believed that there was a natural progression from Antiquity through Feudalism to Capitalism which could not have taken place elsewhere. Today there are many who still believe that this progression was part of a European miracle that underlay the rise

Hann, Chris - Economic Anthropology, ebook

Economic Anthropology

Hann, Chris


They show that anthropologists have contributed to understanding the three great questions of modern economic history: development, socialism and one-world capitalism. In doing so, they connect economic anthropology to its roots in Western philosophy, social theory

Juhasz, Antonia - Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill, ebook

Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill

Juhasz, Antonia


A searing look at the human face of BP's disaster in the gulf
It is the largest oil disaster in American history, and it could happen again. It is more than a story of ruined beaches, dead wildlife, corporate spin, political machinations, and financial fallout. It is a riveting human drama filled with people whose lives will