About the Author
James Fulcher is Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Leicester.
Vert weak introduction, highly biased, more interested in the shortcomings of capitalism which doesn't really help to understand why the world is progressively moving towards itPublished 1 month ago by Sebastian Parot
A journey from the start of capitalism to what it has become now.Published 7 months ago by Mohammed Yasser
If you want to have a better idea of capitalism, read this book.
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This "Guide" (back cover) is a pamphlet sized tour guide that presents CAPITALISM as if you were a sightseer on a museum tour bus through London or Wall Street viewing the... Read morePublished on May 23, 2013 by Bruce E. Woych
I have read a handful of works from the Very Short Introduction series. Most of the books have been great, although sometimes a little nuanced in their cover of material. Read morePublished on February 20, 2012 by TM
No book of such a short length could hope to give a full account of the history of capitalism, its defenders and its critics. Read morePublished on March 9, 2009 by W. Schultz
First off a disclaimer. I'm not an economist, college grad, or heavey weight intellectual. With that out of the way I want to say this is, like most of the Very Short Intro... Read morePublished on November 6, 2008 by Z Fitzgerald