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Capitalism, Alone

The Future of the System That Rules the World

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674987593

Publication Date: 09/24/2019

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304 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

26 illus., 3 tables

Belknap Press

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  • 1. The Contours of the Post–Cold War World
  • 2. Liberal Meritocratic Capitalism
  • 3. Political Capitalism
  • 4. The Interaction of Capitalism and Globalization
  • 5. The Future of Global Capitalism
  • Appendix A. The Place of Communism in Global History
  • Appendix B. Hypercommercialization and Adam Smith’s “Invisible Hand”
  • Appendix C. Some Methodological Issues and Definitions
  • Notes
  • References
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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