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Review: The Origin of Capitalism: A Longer ViewUser Review - Bill - Goodreads
Excellent critique of the origin of capitalism and accessible to all readers. No "over the top" economic proselytizing even if her main basis is a Marxian revisionist point of view. Good points about ... Read full review
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Review: The Origin of Capitalism: A Longer ViewUser Review - Zach - Goodreads
In which Wood is at great pains to remind us that capitalism is not a natural force or state but a historically-specific set of market imperatives. Amen. She is less convincing when arguing that the ... Read full review
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absolutist agrarian capitalism agriculture appropriation argument basic bourgeois bourgeois revolution bourgeoisie Brenner capitalist capitalist development capitalist imperatives class struggle coercion coercive colonial commercial society commercial system commercialization model cultural development of capitalism direct producers dispossession distinctive domestic dominant Dutch Republic E. P. Thompson early modern economic development emergence enclosure England English Enlightenment especially Eurocentric Europe European explain exploitation expropriation extra-economic feudalism France French French Revolution global historians imperatives of competition improvement increasingly industrial capitalism international trade Ireland Karl Polanyi kind labour-power labour-productivity land landlords laws of motion logic London market dependence market imperatives market society Marxist means merchants military nation natural non-capitalist origin of capitalism peasants Perry Anderson Polanyi politically constituted property postmodernity pre-capitalist primitive accumulation principles productive forces profit rents rise of capitalism role social form social property relations specific surplus labour Sweezy technological tenants tion transformation transition to capitalism Verso wage labour wealth
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