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Product Description: Over the past century, the rise and fall of economic policy orders has been shaped by a paradox, as intellectual and institutional stability have repeatedly caused market instability and crisis. To highlight such dynamics, this volume offers a theory of economic ideas in political time...read more

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9781107150317 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 25, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Over the past century, the rise and fall of economic policy orders has been shaped by a paradox, as intellectual and institutional stability have repeatedly caused market instability and crisis.

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Product Description: Was ist das Finanzsystem? Was leistet es? Was sind Hedgefonds und wie funktionieren Leerverkäufe, was haben amerikanische Verbraucher mit unseren Steuergeldern zu tun? Die Analyse der Finanzkrise ist Anlass für eine systematische allgemein verständliche Darstellung der modernen Geldgesellschaft, in der sich das Geld vom Mittel der weltweiten Kooperation zur Richtschnur politischen Handelns aufgeschwungen hat...read more

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9783531186269 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, April 10, 2017), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Was ist das Finanzsystem?
9783531170770 | Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, January 14, 2010, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Was ist das Finanzsystem?

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Product Description: In this sharply polemical account, Leon Trotsky draws up a balance sheet of the world's first successful workers' revolution. Written primarily for members of the newly created Communist International, Trotsky focuses on the specific role played by the Bolshevik Party in leading Russian workers to victory...read more

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9781608467389 | Haymarket Books, March 14, 2017, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: In this sharply polemical account, Leon Trotsky draws up a balance sheet of the world's first successful workers' revolution.

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Product Description: We Are the Crisis of Capital collects articles and excerpts written by radical academic, theorist, and activist John Holloway over a period of forty years. Different times, different places, and the same anguish persists throughout our societies...read more

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9781629632254 | Pm Pr, March 1, 2017, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: We Are the Crisis of Capital collects articles and excerpts written by radical academic, theorist, and activist John Holloway over a period of forty years.

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Product Description: Before the Civil War, the American people did not have to worry about a federal tax collector coming to their door. The reason why was the tariff, taxing foreign goods and imports on arrival in the United States. Tariff Wars and the Politics of Jacksonian America attempts to show why the tariff was an important part of the national narrative in the antebellum period...read more

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9780826521361 | Vanderbilt Univ Pr, February 15, 2017, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Before the Civil War, the American people did not have to worry about a federal tax collector coming to their door.

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9780826521378 | Reprint edition (Vanderbilt Univ Pr, February 15, 2017), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Before the Civil War, the American people did not have to worry about a federal tax collector coming to their door.

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Product Description: The stories behind the inequality crisisForty years ago, the richest 1 percent controlled 25 percent of America’s wealth. Today it’s 40 percent, and the richest one-tenth of 1 percent have as much wealth as the bottom 90 percent...read more

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9781786631145 | Verso Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The stories behind the inequality crisisForty years ago, the richest 1 percent controlled 25 percent of America’s wealth.

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Product Description: What is money, where does it come from, and who controls it?In this accessible, brilliantly argued book, leading political economist Ann Pettifor explains in straightforward terms history’s most misunderstood invention: the money system...read more

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9781786631343 | Verso Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: What is money, where does it come from, and who controls it?

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Product Description: "Detroit '67 is Morisseau's aching paean to her natal city. . . . A deft playwright, Morisseau plays expertly with social mores and expectations. She also reframes commonplace things so that we see them in new light."—StarTribune on Detroit '67"A deeply moral and deeply American play, with a loving compassion for those trapped in a system that makes sins, spiritual or societal, and self-betrayal almost inevitable...read more

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9781559365383 | Theatre Communications Group, February 14, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "Detroit '67 is Morisseau's aching paean to her natal city.

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Product Description: Taking the period following the advent of liberalization, this book explains the transition of the Indian economy against the backdrop of development. If the objective is to explore the new economic map of India, then the distinct contributions in the book could be seen as twofold...read more

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9781107076112 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 22, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Taking the period following the advent of liberalization, this book explains the transition of the Indian economy against the backdrop of development.

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Product Description: Here is a bracing deconstruction of the framework for understanding the world that is learned as gospel in Economics 101, regardless of its imaginary assumptions and misleading half-truths.Economism: an ideology that distorts the valid principles and tools of introductory college economics, propagated by self-styled experts, zealous lobbyists, clueless politicians, and ignorant pundits...read more

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9781101871195 | Pantheon Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Here is a bracing deconstruction of the framework for understanding the world that is learned as gospel in Economics 101, regardless of its imaginary assumptions and misleading half-truths.

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Product Description: Throughout the 2000s Latin America formed the leading edge of antineoliberal resistance. But what is left of the “pink tide” today? How have governments established in its wake related to a changing global economy and a right-wing resurgence? In this penetrating volume, Jeffery Webber traces evolving, often contradictory relationships between left-wing governments and the social movements that propelled them to power...read more

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9781608467150 | Haymarket Books, December 6, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Throughout the 2000s Latin America formed the leading edge of antineoliberal resistance.

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Product Description: China's post-Mao market transformation marks a watershed in Chinese history and ranks among the most vital forces shaping the global economy. No one had predicted its coming; few have not been stunned by its speed and scope. China's Market Transformation: Origins, Protagonists, and Processes attempts to understand China's market transformation, with an emphasis on the origins and evolution of the institutional structure of production undergirding the rise of the Chinese economy, tracing the protagonists in this intriguing human drama and mapping out the zigzag processes of China's epochal transition to a market economy in three decades...read more
By Ning Wang (editor)

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9789814696128 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, December 31, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: China's post-Mao market transformation marks a watershed in Chinese history and ranks among the most vital forces shaping the global economy.

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Product Description: This brief text offers an unbiased reflection on debates about neoliberalism and its alternatives in Latin America with an emphasis on the institutional puzzle that underlies the region’s difficulties with democratization and development...read more

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9781138926981 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, December 15, 2016), cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This brief text offers an unbiased reflection on debates about neoliberalism and its alternatives in Latin America with an emphasis on the institutional puzzle that underlies the region’s difficulties with democratization and development.

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9781138926998 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, December 15, 2016), cover price $48.95 | About this edition: This brief text offers an unbiased reflection on debates about neoliberalism and its alternatives in Latin America with an emphasis on the institutional puzzle that underlies the region’s difficulties with democratization and development.

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Product Description: Karl Kautsky was, for three decades before the First World War, the main authority on the intellectual heritage of Marx and Engels. His interpretation of Marx’s Capital and the basic laws and contradictions of capitalism was the reference point for both the foes and allies of Social Democracy...read more

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9789004306646 | Brill Academic Pub, December 4, 2015, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: Karl Kautsky was, for three decades before the First World War, the main authority on the intellectual heritage of Marx and Engels, the founding fathers of Marxism.

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9781608467037 | Reprint edition (Haymarket Books, December 13, 2016), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Karl Kautsky was, for three decades before the First World War, the main authority on the intellectual heritage of Marx and Engels.

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Product Description: Through a methodologically-minded reconstruction of the Marxian critique of political economy this study shows that the outcome of the historical movement of the objectified form of social mediation, which has turned into the very alienated subject of social life (i...read more

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9789004306479 | Brill Academic Pub, December 4, 2015, cover price $163.00 | About this edition: In Marx´s Capital, Method and Revolutionary Subjectivity, Guido Starosta develops a materialist inquiry into the social and historical determinations of revolutionary subjectivity.

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9781608467020 | Reprint edition (Haymarket Books, December 13, 2016), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Through a methodologically-minded reconstruction of the Marxian critique of political economy this study shows that the outcome of the historical movement of the objectified form of social mediation, which has turned into the very alienated subject of social life (i.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for DramaWinner of the 2016 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize"From first moments to last, this compassionate but clear-eyed play throbs with heartfelt life, with characters as complicated as any you'll encounter at the theater today, and with a nifty ticking time bomb of a plot...read more

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9781559365321 | Theatre Communications Group, December 13, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for DramaWinner of the 2016 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize"From first moments to last, this compassionate but clear-eyed play throbs with heartfelt life, with characters as complicated as any you'll encounter at the theater today, and with a nifty ticking time bomb of a plot.

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Product Description: Marx's Inferno reconstructs the major arguments of Karl Marx's Capital and inaugurates a completely new reading of a seminal classic. Rather than simply a critique of classical political economy, William Roberts argues that Capital was primarily a careful engagement with the motives and aims of the workers' movement...read more

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9780691172903 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 13, 2016, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Marx's Inferno reconstructs the major arguments of Karl Marx's Capital and inaugurates a completely new reading of a seminal classic.

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Product Description: A New York Times Bestseller A field guide to the twenty-first century, written by one of its most celebrated observersWe all sense it―something big is going on. You feel it in your workplace. You feel it when you talk to your kids...read more

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9780374273538 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, November 22, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller A field guide to the twenty-first century, written by one of its most celebrated observersWe all sense it―something big is going on.

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9781427274663 | Unabridged edition (Macmillan Audio, November 22, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: A field guide to the twenty-first century, written by one of its most celebrated observersWe all sense it―something big is going on.

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Product Description: Examines contemporary capitalism by bringing together original case studies that analyze the transformation of neoliberal governance into increasingly non-democratic, coercive and disciplining forms of statecraft
By Cemal Burak Tansel (editor)

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9781783486182, titled "States of Discipline: Authoritarian Neoliberalism and the Contested Reproduction of Capitalist Order" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 16, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Despite the severity of the global economic crisis and the widespread aversion towards austerity policies, neoliberalism remains the dominant mode of economic governance in the world.

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9781783486199, titled "States of Discipline: Authoritarian Neoliberalism and the Contested Reproduction of Capitalist Order" | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 16, 2016), cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Examines contemporary capitalism by bringing together original case studies that analyze the transformation of neoliberal governance into increasingly non-democratic, coercive and disciplining forms of statecraft

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Product Description: The Politics of Economic Activity confronts head-on deeply rooted understandings of how politics affects economics. The book proposes a robust, incisive alternative definition of politics: the mobilization of values to change or reproduce the institutions that orientate, and indeed make possible, economic activity...read more

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9780198788157 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 8, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: The Politics of Economic Activity confronts head-on deeply rooted understandings of how politics affects economics.

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Product Description: This book concerns the form taken today by US imperialism in Latin-America, analyzing the projection of US state power as a means of both advancing the economic interests of US capital in the region and maintaining its hegemony over the world capitalist system...read more

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9789004306837 | Brill Academic Pub, November 6, 2015, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This book concerns the form taken today by US imperialism in Latin America, with reference to the projection of US state power as a means of both advancing the economic interests of the US capitalist class in the region and maintaining its hegemony over the world capitalist system.

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9781608467129 | Reprint edition (Haymarket Books, November 15, 2016), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: This book concerns the form taken today by US imperialism in Latin-America, analyzing the projection of US state power as a means of both advancing the economic interests of US capital in the region and maintaining its hegemony over the world capitalist system.

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Product Description: “Koistinen puts the ‘political’ back in political economy in this fascinating account of New England’s twentieth-century industrial erosion. First-rate research and sound judgments make this study essential reading.”—Philip Scranton, Rutgers University–Camden“Well-organized and clearly written, Confronting Decline looks at one community to understand a process that has become truly national...read more

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9780813049076 | Univ Pr of Florida, December 10, 2013, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: “Koistinen puts the ‘political’ back in political economy in this fascinating account of New England’s twentieth-century industrial erosion.

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9780813054087 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Florida, November 1, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: “Koistinen puts the ‘political’ back in political economy in this fascinating account of New England’s twentieth-century industrial erosion.

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Product Description: This book examines the interface between transnational private governance and domestic politics in South America.  It explores the social and political factors that condition how ‘global’ private norms, discourses, and initiatives dealing with sustainability and CSR regulation are engaged with, hybridized, and challenged by local actors in Argentina and Brazil...read more

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9781137538628 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 27, 2016, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: This book examines the interface between transnational private governance and domestic politics in South America.

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