The End Of The World As We Know It?

by Deric Shannon
The End Of The World As We Know It?
  • ISBN-13: 9781849351867
  • Author(s): Deric Shannon
  • Editor(s): Deric Shannon
  • Subject: Economics
  • Publisher: Ak Press
  • Imprint: Ak Press
  • Publication Date: 07-08-2014
  • Format: p/b

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Shannon explores the origins and ramifications of the Great Recession, as well as the experiences of those living through it. Crisis is a recurring trait of capitalism and a necessary one for the economy to continue as it does. How can we learn from capitalist catastrophes unless we connect historical patterns to contemporary conditions? Divided into five sections - Origins, Effects, The Response of the Dispossessed, The Ruling Class Response and Education and the Student Response - the contributors outline the problem and offer tangible strategies for economic sustainability.
About the book

Shannon explores the origins and ramifications of the Great Recession, as well as the experiences of those living through it. Crisis is a recurring trait of capitalism and a necessary one for the economy to continue as it does. How can we learn from capitalist catastrophes unless we connect historical patterns to contemporary conditions? Divided into five sections - Origins, Effects, The Response of the Dispossessed, The Ruling Class Response and Education and the Student Response - the contributors outline the problem and offer tangible strategies for economic sustainability.

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