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Global Magic : Technologies of Appropriation from Ancient Rome to Wall Street (Hardcover) (Alf Hornborg)
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Modern thought on economics and technology is no less magical than the world views of non-modern peoples. This book reveals how our ideas about growth and progress ignore how money and machines throughout history have been used to exploit less affluent parts of world society.
Number of Pages: 201
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Sociology of Religion, Sociology / General
Series Title: Palgrave Studies in Anthropology of Sustainability
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Alf Hornborg
Street Date: March 8, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-2456
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