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Title Radical political economy : explorations in alternative economic analysis / [edited by] Victor D. Lippit
Published London : Routledge, 2015
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Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of contents; About the Editor and the Contributors; Preface; Introduction; I. Labor; 1. What Do Bosses Do? The Origins and Functions of Hierarchy in Capitalist Production; 2. Segmented Labor Markets; 3. Losing Touch: The Cultural Conditions of Worker Accommodation and Resistance; II. Class; 4. An Approach to Class Analysis; 5. Power, Property, and Class; III. Discrimination; 6. The Unhappy Marriage of Marxism and Feminism: Towards a More Progressive Union; 7. Racial Inequality; IV. Macroeconomic Instability
14. Toward a Socialism for the Future, in the Wake of the Demise of the Socialism of the Past15. Socialist Economic Development in the Post-Soviet Era; VII. The Environment; 16. The Economics of the Coming Spaceship Earth; 17. Marxian Crisis Theory and the Contradictions of Late Twentieth-Century Capitalism
8. Marxian and Post Keynesian Developments in the Sphere of Money, Credit and Finance: Building Alternative Perspectives in Monetary Macroeconomics9. Power, Accumulation, and Crisis: The Rise and Demise of the Postwar Social Structure of Accumulation; V. Economic Development; 10. Theories of Finance and the Third World; 11. The Concept of the Surplus in Economic Development; 12. Institutional and Organizational Framework for Egalitarian Agricultural Growth; VI. Market Socialism; 13. ""Market Socialism"" and Its Critics
Summary Radical political economy is built upon the formal analysis of neoclassical economics and the tradition of Marxian/radical analysis. The essays presented in this book offer a representative sampling of the issues and methodologies involved in the study of radical political economy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO; viewed on March 9, 2015)
Subject Radical economics.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- General.
Radical economics.
Form Electronic book
Author Lippit, Victor D.
ISBN 1315701286