Postcapitalism : a guide to our future / by Paul Mason
By: Mason, Paul.Publisher: London, U.K. : Allen Lane, 2015Description: xxi, 242 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781846147388.Subject(s): Economy | Society | Globalisation | Information technology
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|Book||Australia||610 MAS 2015 (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA011476|
|Book||New Zealand||610 POS (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA008748|
Neoliberalism is broken -- Long waves, short memories -- Was Marx right? -- The long, disrupted wave -- The prophets of postcapitalism -- Towards the free machine -- Beautiful troublemakers -- On transitions -- The rational case for panic -- Project zero.
Questions whether capitalism has reached its limits and is transforming into something new. Argues that information technology has the potential to reshape work, production and value, and destroy an economy based on markets and private ownership. Opines we have the opportunity to create a more socially just and sustainable economy.