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The basic theory of capitalism

the formsand substance of the capitalist economy

by Makoto Itoh

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Published by Barnes & Noble Books in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marxian economics.,
  • Capitalism.,
  • Value.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMakoto Itoh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB97.5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 432 p. ;
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21349294M
    ISBN 100389207292

      This book is not an economics textbook, since he does not spend much time on the basic concepts of economics such as price theory. He assumes a bit of knowledge and uses it to make the case for many different economic ideas ranging from macroeconomics (monetarism) to microeconomics (school vouchers).Cited by:   Capitalism is an economic system based on private ownership of the means of production and the creation of goods and services for profit. Central characteristics of capitalism include private property, capital accumulation, wage labour and competi.

    Capitalism is seen as just one stage in the evolution of the economic system. Normative Marxism advocates for a revolutionary overthrow of capitalism that would lead to socialism, before eventually transforming into communism after class antagonisms and the state cease to exist. The remainder of the book is devoted to the theory of the state, capitalist production, the problem of monopoly, and public goods theory. The state exists on the principle of divide and conquer, and the continuous threat of violence.

    Book Review: Capitalism, corporations and the social contract Article (PDF Available) in Organization 22(2) February with Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Jeroen Veldman. the impact of capitalism on wages, workers and welfare; approaches to the analysis of capitalism, and choices for capitalism’s future. Examining capitalism from both above and below, featuring a range of case studies from around the globe, and including a comprehensive glossary, this book is the ideal introduction for students studying.


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