5 edition of Alternatives to Global Capitalism found in the catalog.
Alternatives to Global Capitalism
March 1, 1996
by International Books
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||320|
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Capitalism is an economic system based on the private ownership of the means of production and their operation for profit. Characteristics central to capitalism include private property, capital accumulation, wage labor, voluntary exchange, a price system and competitive markets. In a capitalist market economy, decision-making and investments are determined by every owner of wealth, property. In Capitalism and Its Alternatives, Chris Rogers provides a critical introduction to theories of capitalism and to the forms of its crises in historical and contemporary contexts, as well as reflecting on the practice of anti-capitalism and the ways that economic and social relations are shaped, reshaped and resisted.
In a recent edition of the WCC's Ecumenical Review, Ulrich Duchrow, a professor of systematic theology at Heidelberg University and author of Alternatives to Global Capitalism: Drawn from Biblical History, Designed for Political Action, writes a lengthy article exploring many of the themes contained in his book. If one was expecting a careful. Global Capitalism and the Search for Alternatives Herbert Jauch, Labour Resource and Research Institute (LaRRI) Prepared for an OSISA Seminar on the Global Financial Crisis, Johannesburg, November , updated in April The current financial crisis .
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Mar 01, · Alternatives to Global Capitalism book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Can Christians contribute to the fight against poverty a /5(6).
Beginning with accounts of the impact of capitalism on countries left behind by the planned economies, the book moves on to consider how China has become a beacon of dynamic economic growth, aggressively expanding its global influence. The final section of the book poses alternatives to the ideological dominance of neoliberalism in the West.
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Globalization: capitalism and its alternatives. [Leslie Sklair] -- This title focuses on alternatives to global capitalism, arguing strongly that there are other alternative futures that retain and encourage the positive aspects of globalization whilst identifying.
Introducing an important book series on South African and Global Democratic Eco-Socialist Alternatives, it is clear that movements central to the life and death struggles of our time as the primary means to constitute a new transformative subject of historical change and as the basis for articulating alternatives to capitalism.
Sep 26, · You are critical of capitalism, but what is the alternative. W hen I think about alternatives to capitalism, I go back to basics, to the question of what any economic system actually is and what it does.
In every kind of society, whether it’s communal hunting-and-gathering or global industrial capitalism, the answer has two parts.
Global Capitalism book. Read 31 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The blurbs on the back of the book would focus on the 'global' in the title, and try to convince you that this is a book about globalisation.
In some ways it is. But Frieden is unbiased enough that you can equally read the book as about capitalism in /5. 'Capitalism and Its Alternatives is an important and timely intervention in debates about the nature of capitalism and how to change it. It offers an account of capitalism's crisis tendencies that is both theoretically rich and widely accessible.
Jul 24, · There Are Good Alternatives to US Capitalism, But No Way to Get There The following is an excerpt from Jerry Mander's new book The Capitalism.
We hope that this global update three years after the crisis about the new stages of the crisis and the limits to recovery will help us to develop strategies to turn the popular discontent into a real challenge to the hegemony of capitalism.
Published by Resistance Books, London. Paperback, pages. ISBN: Jan 16, · A cross the Muslim world today ambitious experiments are underway to create an Islamic alternative to conventional finance.
These initiatives are inspired by the strict prohibitions in the Qur’an against the payment of interest. Whereas interest-based lending is the primary mechanism for the mobilization of capital in financial centers such as Wall Street and the City of London, Islamic.
Global Capitalism and the Crisis of Democracy (Book Review) Article (PDF Available) in Studies in Social Justice 11(1) · February with Reads How we measure 'reads'. Get this from a library. Capitalism and the alternatives. [Julius H Grey] -- "Thirty years after its global triumph, neo-liberalism is an abject failure.
While its advocates have succeeded in convincing citizens that no other way is possible, that no left turn can be made. Peter J. Duncan and Elisabeth Schimpfössl, eds, Socialism, Capitalism, and Alternatives: Area Studies and Global Theories. Please join the volume editors and the FRINGE team for discussion and celebration of the latest publication in the FRINGE Series with UCL Press.
In this book, based on his highly successful Sociology of the Global System, Leslie Sklair focuses on alternatives to global capitalism, arguing strongly that there are other alternative futures that retain and encourage the positive aspects of globalization whilst identifying what is wrong with capitalism.
The book will continue to offer a concise and illuminating treatment of globalization. Read "Capitalism and Its Alternatives" by Chris Rogers available from Rakuten Kobo.
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Alternatives to Capitalism: Proposals for a Democratic Economy presents a debate between two such possibilities: Robin Hahnels participatory economics and Erik Olin Wrights ^real utopian _ socialism. It is a detailed and at times technical discussion that rewards careful engagement.
Those who put. The class swindle embedded in government borrowing is the none-too-subtle mechanism whereby the richest sectors of modern capitalism avoid or replace taxes levied on them with interest-bearing.
This time, however, we clearly aimed at a more radical perspective, taking into account the urgent need for a debate on developing alternatives to growth – and to Capitalism, which reflected in the title and many of the contributions of the conference on 15 March Product Information.
In this book, based on his highly successfulSociology of the Global System, Leslie Sklair focuses on alternatives to global capitalism, arguing strongly that there are other alternative futures that retain and encourage the positive aspects of globalization .Aug 14, · Capitalism and Its Alternatives is a concise and critical examination of capitalism, its alternatives, and how social and economic change might be achieved.
The global economic crisis has catalysed debates about the merits of capitalism as a system for .