Anti-capitalism by Reg Grant
  

Synopsis

Anti-capitalism by Reg Grant

This book looks at today's anti-capitalist movement and examines the history of opposition to capitalism throughout the world since the early nineteenth century. It explains attempts by early socialists and communists to think of alternative ways of running an economy and society. It then goes on to look at how the anti-colonial movements and youth revolts of the 1960s evolved into today's new wave of protests. Throughout the book, biographies and quotes of significant individuals show how ideas and passions can have an effect on the way society is shaped.

About the Author

Reg Grant trained as an historian at Oxford University. He then worked as a language teacher in Paris and Lisbon before returning home to become a freelance writer. He also wrote Capitalism in this series.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages

Author

Reg Grant
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Publisher

Hodder Wayland an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

18th September 2003

ISBN

9780750243896


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