Enjoyed reading this classic on capitalism, we have coma a long what from the principals in this book, Capitalism worksPublished 16 months ago by Norman
[This review is a paper I wrote in the mid-1990s as an undergraduate for a general audience, so please excuse any undergraduate tones or mistakes in it! Read morePublished on October 10, 2012 by Clint Ballinger
As I consider the problems of our current economy and all the opinions and advice offered up about it, I keep remembering this book. Read morePublished on September 21, 2011 by D. Howard
Jane Jacobs does everything well in this text, as in all the others which I have read. Given the publication date and the continued application of the text to current problems, it... Read morePublished on February 13, 2011 by Michael Brown
In The Death and Life of American Cities, Jane Jacobs demonstrated with clarity, intelligence and righteous indignation that city planners had for decades -- going on a century, in... Read morePublished on July 1, 2007 by Stephen R. Laniel
Some of your other reviewers have said that they believe this book is outdated.
That is, I can't help but think, the reaction of internet babies, who are spoiled by the 24... Read more
I read this in 1984. It is one of the five best non-fiction books I have read. Really. It forced me to reconsider some long-held notions about the economic role of individuals,... Read morePublished on March 11, 2000 by Joseph P. Garland