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Product Description: Higher education news today can more or less be boiled down to one sentence: the university is in crisis. Skyrocketing student debt, decreased public financing, the weakening of tenure, the rise of adjunct labor, battles over the value of the humanities, calls for skills focused instruction—all the problems besetting contemporary higher education in the United States are interrelated, and they can all be traced to one fact: campuses and classrooms are now battlegrounds in the struggle between knowledge for its own sake and commodified learning...read more

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9780745336589 | Pluto Pr, September 15, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Higher education news today can more or less be boiled down to one sentence: the university is in crisis.

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Product Description: In the light of the deepening crisis of capitalism and continued non-Western capitalist accumulation, Henry Heller re-examines the debates surrounding the transition from feudalism to capitalism in Europe and elsewhere.Focusing on arguments about the origin, nature and sustainability of capitalism, Heller offers a new reading of the historical evidence and a critical interrogation of the transition debate...read more

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9780745329604, titled "The Birth of Capitalism: A Twenty-First Century Perspective" | 1 edition (Pluto Pr, August 15, 2011), cover price $115.00 | About this edition: In the light of the deepening crisis of capitalism and continued non-Western capitalist accumulation, Henry Heller re-examines the debates surrounding the transition from feudalism to capitalism in Europe and elsewhere.

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9780745329598, titled "The Birth of Capitalism: A Twenty-First-Century Perspective" | Pluto Pr, August 15, 2011, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: In the light of the deepening crisis of capitalism and continued non-Western capitalist accumulation, Henry Heller re-examines the debates surrounding the transition from feudalism to capitalism in Europe and elsewhere.

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Product Description: In the last generation the classic Marxist interpretation of the French Revolution has been challenged by the so-called revisionist school. The Marxist view that the Revolution was a bourgeois and capitalist revolution has been questioned by Anglo-Saxon revisionists like Alfred Cobban and William Doyle as well as a French school of criticism headed by François Furet...read more

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9781845451691 | Berghahn Books, June 15, 2006, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: In the last generation the classic Marxist interpretation of the French Revolution has been challenged by the so-called revisionist school.

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9781845456504 | 1 edition (Berghahn Books, March 1, 2009), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In the last generation the classic Marxist interpretation of the French Revolution has been challenged by the so-called revisionist school.

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Product Description: The Cold War and the New Imperialism is an account of global history since 1945, which brings massive changes in global politics, economics, and society together in a single narrative, illuminating and clarifying the dilemmas of the present...read more

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9781583671405 | Monthly Review Pr, November 30, 2006, cover price $79.00

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9781583671399 | Monthly Review Pr, November 30, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The Cold War and the New Imperialism is an account of global history since 1945, which brings massive changes in global politics, economics, and society together in a single narrative, illuminating and clarifying the dilemmas of the present.

In this detailed study, Henry Heller challenges the dominant approach to the history of early modern France, that of the Annales school, with its emphasis on long-term economic and cultural forces. He reexamines the history of the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries in France, and finds a surprising degree of economic, technological and scientific innovation. At the same time, he contests the view that the religious conflicts of the period ought only to be understood in strictly religious terms. (view table of contents)

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9780521550314 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $144.99 | About this edition: In this detailed study, Henry Heller challenges the dominant approach to the history of early modern France, that of the Annales school, with its emphasis on long-term economic and cultural forces.

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9780521893800, titled "Labour, Science and Technology in France 1500-1620" | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $59.99

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Product Description: Heller refutes Roland Mousnier's thesis that early modern France was a society of orders in which most people knew and accepted their status in society. This concept of order certainly had meaning for the sixteenth-century élite because of aristocratic domination over land and people, but it is not clear that this was also the view of the commoners...read more

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9780773508163 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Heller refutes Roland Mousnier's thesis that early modern France was a society of orders in which most people knew and accepted their status in society.

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