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China Constructing Capitalism

This looks like a really important intervention. Routledge have just published China Constructing Capitalism: Economic Life and Urban Change by Michael Keith, Scott Lash, Jakob Arnoldi and Tyler Rooker. Here is the overview from the publishers website: China has been … Continue reading

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Two very different books on capitalism

A couple of weeks ago I read through Nick Gane’s new book on Max Weber and Contemporary Capitalism. Here’s some information about the book. It’s a really impressive exploration of how Max Weber’s writings might be used to analyse contemporary … Continue reading

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Scott Lash on liquid modernity (audio)

Radio 3 have a series of short talks on Zygmunt Bauman’s concept of liquid modernity. The first features Scott Lash. Scott gives a really eloquent overview of the concept and its history and then provides a critical commentary based upon … Continue reading

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