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  • Global Capitalismby Hugo Radice

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    The essays in this volume were published across the 1984-2011 period, and range across a variety of topics and approaches to investigate the changing nature of global capitalism as a social order. As such, they are a valuable and instructive account of the evolution of global capitalism and of the debates which sought to make sense of this; moreover,... more...

  • Sovereign Individuals of Capitalismby Bryan S. Turner; Nicholas Abercrombie; Stephen Hill

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 115.00

    In this sequel to their acclaimed The Dominant Ideology Thesis , the authors develop their analysis of the social and cultural underpinnings of modern capitalism. They confront a central assumption of western culture: namely, that the individual is sovereign, and that capitalism above all other economic forms depends on individualism. These ideas... more...

  • Anti-Capitalismby Simon Tormey

    Oneworld Publications 2013; US$ 14.95

    The puncture of the great banking bubble and the dash to austerity has breathed new life into protest movements across the globe and brought anti-capitalist values to the forefront as never before. But what does it mean to be anti-capitalist? And where is anti-capitalism going — if anywhere? Global civil society expert Simon Tormey explores these... more...

  • Quakernomicsby Mike King; Sir Adrian Cadbury

    Anthem Press 2014; US$ 20.40

    Combining commercial success with philanthropy and social activism, ‘Quakernomics? offers a compelling model for corporate social responsibility in the modern world. Mike King explores the ethical capitalism of Quaker enterprises from the eighteenth to the twentieth centuries, testing this theory against those of prominent economists. With a foreword... more...

  • Free Markets under Siegeby Richard A. Epstein

    Hoover Institution Press 2008; US$ 14.99

    Drawing on his extensive knowledge of history, law, and economics, Richard Epstein examines how best to regulate the interface between market choice and government intervention—and find a middle way between socialism and libertarianism. He argues the merits of competition over protectionism and reveals the negative results that ensue when political... more...

  • What Adam Smith Knewby James R. Otteson

    Encounter Books 2014; US$ 16.99

    What exactly is capitalism, and why do its advocates support it? What are the main objections to capitalism that have been raised by its critics? Are there moral reasons to support capitalism, or to oppose it? In this time of globalization and economic turbulence, these questions could not be more timely or more important. This book provides some... more...

  • King Cottonby Sven Beckert; Annabel Zettel; Martin Richter

    C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 25.94

    Vor mehr als 250 Jahren wurde das Reich errichtet, in dem King Cotton herrscht. Krieg, Sklaverei und Ausbeutung standen an seiner Wiege. Während fremde Kulturen rücksichtslos zerschlagen wurden, häuften Händler im Zusammenspiel mit der Staatsgewalt enorme Vermögen an. Ein neues ökonomisches Prinzip begann seinen globalen Siegeszug. Sven Beckert, Professor... more...

  • The Idea of Capitalism before the Industrial Revolutionby Richard Grassby

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1999; US$ 25.99

    In this volume, noted economic historian Richard Grassby investigates the origins and evolution of the idea of capitalism to illustrate for readers the true nature, merits, and the future of capitalism. Grassby examines its numerous and often conflicting definitions, and he tests alternative models of capitalism against the historical record to establish... more...

  • Champions of a Free Societyby Edward Wayne Younkins

    Lexington Books 2008; US$ 44.99

    This book is written for individuals who want to learn about the philosophical foundations of political and economic freedom. It is an introduction and a guide to the principal theoretical ideas on liberty produced by the most influential and creative thinkers in history, with chapters on Adam Smith, Ludwig von Mises, and Carl Menger. more...

  • Marshall and Schumpeter on Evolutionby Y. Shionoya; T. Nishizawa

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    In a departure from the received view on the nature of the works of Marshall and Schumpeter, the contributors explore their themes in terms of an evolutionary vision and method of evolution; social science and evolution; conceptions of evolution; and evolution and capitalism. more...