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Obsolescent Capitalism

Contemporary Politics and Global Disorder

by Amin, Samir.

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capitalist or free market economies,
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Political ideologies,
  • Political Science,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • Political aspects,
  • General,
  • Political Science / Economic Policy,
  • Capitalism,
  • 1989-,
  • Globalization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8927585M
    ISBN 101842773216
    ISBN 109781842773215

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He is noted for his introduction of the term Eurocentrism in Amin was born in Cairo, the son of an Egyptian father and a French mother (both medical doctors).Alma mater: Lycée Français du Caire, Sciences.

Planned obsolescence (also called built-in obsolescence or premature obsolescence) in industrial design and economics is a policy of planning or designing a product with an artificially limited useful life, so that it becomes obsolete (i.e., unfashionable, or no longer functional) after a certain period of time.

Inin an England already well down the road to socialism, he wrote the memoir Confessions of a Capitalist. The book is a clear, cheerful discussion of the creative role of. Bookmarks Obsolescent Capitalism: Contemporary Politics and Global Disorder: Patrick Camiller Capitalism is going senile.

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I have presented some propositions concerning the first possible steps for a movement that wishes to go beyond capitalism (Implosion, Chapter 4). Obsolescence The circumstance in which a good or service is no longer desired, especially when a new, better good or service becomes available.

For example, relatively few people use VHS tapes because DVDs are both more convenient and are higher quality. VHS tapes, then, have undergone obsolescence. Some companies deliberately render their products.

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First, he suggested, capitalism’s greatest strength—its propensity for “creative destruction”—is also a source of. weakness. Disruption may be the process that clears out the obsolescent and fosters the advent of the new, but precisely for that reason it can never be universally.

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A powerful case is presented that capitalism has exhausted its potential to contribute to human progress. Humanity confronts a fateful choice: to allow this obsolescent system – which necessarily measures ‘wealth’ in terms of ‘abstract social labour’ and money profit – to destroy human civilisation; or to make the leap toward a Cited by: 1.

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by: 3. The Theory of Capitalism. Marx takes capitalist society as a specific historical category. It is a society working on a machine technique of which the economic structure possesses peculiar distinguishing marks.

It is a society producing for the market (commodity production); it is a society in which the means of production belong to a. future of capitalism?

It’s pretty clear to me that it is obsolescent. Obsolescent means “In the process of (apparent) disappearance, atro-phy or going out of date.” To much of the world this is welcome news.

But what does it really mean? What will replace this obsolescent eco-nomic and social system? Obsolescent as in becoming obsolete. This is a Marxist interpretation of globalization. Its argument goes as follows. The history of world capitalism should be broken into periods: the age of discovery and conquest; the competitive capitalism of the industrial revolution and the creation of the modern nation state; monopoly capitalism and the development of a 'system' of nation states; and now a transnational phase of capitalism.Criticism of capitalism ranges from expressing disagreement with the principles of revolutionary socialism) and those believing that structural change can come slowly through political reforms (e.g., social democracy).Some critics believe there are merits in capitalism, and wish to balance it with some form of social control, typically through government regulation (e.g., the social market.