Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy: Third Edition

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Harper Perennial
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464
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5.3 X 8.0 X 1.3 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780061561610

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About the Author

Ulrich Hedtke, Geboren 1942; 1976-91 Wiss. Mitarbeiter am Institut fur Philosophie an der Akademie der Wissenschaften (DDR); 1990 Habilitation; derzeit freiberuflich tatiger Sozialwissenschaftler in BerlinR. Swedberg, Geboren 1948; seit 1989 Professor fur Soziologie, insbes. okonomische Soziologie an der Universitat Stockholm.

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"Schumpeter was the most farsighted of twentieth-century economists. His focus on capitalism and creative destruction made him the prophet of globalization."--The Nation
"The greatest defense of capitalist, European civilization ever penned. . . . Schumpeter did more than anyone to persuade American leaders to preserve the capitalist system"--American Conservative
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"The 20th century's foremost economist."--Steve Forbes, Forbes
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