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Capitalist sorcery : breaking the spell / Phillipe Pignarre and Isabelle Stengers ; translated and edited by Andrew Goffey.

Author/Creator:
Pignarre, Philippe.
Publication:
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xxiv, 159 p. ; 23 cm.
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Standardized Title:
Sorcellerie capitaliste. English
Subjects:
Anti-globalization movement.
Globalization.
Capitalism.
Summary:
"An English translation of La Sorcellerie Capitaliste - a passionate but pragmatic critique in political philosophy. It diagnoses capitalism as a 'system of sorcery without sorcerers'. Capitalism paralyses us in ways that resembles sorcery and the book is concerned to look at ways we might defend ourselves against such a system"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
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Acknowledgements
PART I: WHAT HAPPENED?
Inheriting from Seattle
What Are We Dealing With?
Daring to be Pragmatic
Infernal Alternatives
Minions
PART II: LEARNING TO PROTECT ONESELF
Do You Believe in Sorcery?
Leaving Safe Ground
Marx Again...
To Believe in Progress No Longer?
Learning Fright
PART III: HOW TO GET A HOLD?
Thanks to Seattle?
The Trajectory of an Apprenticeship
Fostering New Connections
Sorry, but we have to
Reactivating History
PART IV: NEEDING PEOPLE TO THINK
A Cry
Interstices
Ecosophy
Political Creation
Empowerment
Reclaim
Above All, Not to Conclude
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Stengers, Isabelle.
ISBN:
9780230237629 (hardback)
0230237622 (hardback)
OCLC:
696318431