The Birth of Capitalism

Editor/Author Heller, Henry
Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Pluto Press

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ISBN: 978-0-74-532960-4
Category: Business, Finance & Economics - Economics
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

In the light of the deepening crisis of capitalism and continued non-Western capitalist accumulation, this book re-examines the debates surrounding the transition from feudalism to capitalism in Europe and elsewhere.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface and acknowledgements
  • Introduction: problems and methods
  • 1 The decline of feudalism
  • 2 Experiments in capitalism: Italy, Germany, France
  • 3 English capitalism
  • 4 Bourgeois revolution
  • 5 Political capitalism
  • 6 The Industrial Revolution: Marxist perspectives
  • 7 Capitalism and world history
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography