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The Business Page: How To Read It and Understand the Economy
Das Capital, Volume 1: A Critical Analysis of Capitalist Production
Marx's great work sets out to grasp and portray the totality of the capitalist mode of production, and the bourgeois society that emerges from it. He describes and connects all its economic features, ...
Das Capital, Volume 2: The Process of Circulation of Capital
Das Capital, Volume 3: The Process of Capitalist Production as a Whole
Capitalism and Underdevelopment in Latin America: Historical Studies of Chile and Brazil
Frank, Andre Gunder
The four essays in this book offer a sweeping reinterpretation of Latin American history as an aspect of the world-wide spread of capitalism in its commercial and industrial phases.
The Great Transformation: The political and economic origins of our time
Polanyi analyzes the social and political upheavals that took place in England during the rise of the market economy. Polanyi contends that the modern market economy and the modern nation-state should...
The Grundrisse: Outlines of the Critique of Political Economy
Marx wrote this huge manuscript as part of his preparation for what would become A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy (published in 1859) and Capital (published 1867). The series of sev...
Man's Worldly Goods: The Story of the Wealth of Nations
Huberman sets out to explain history using economic theory, and to explain economic theory using history. He tries to explain, in terms of the development of economic thought, why certain doctrines ar...
Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent
A political economy, a social and cultural narrative, and a powerful description of primitive capital accumulation.
Price of Gold
Zellner, Sven; Borkhu, Chingunjav
Mongolia is known for its original Nomad culture as well as the spectacular natural landscape. Since gold deposits have been discovered however, both are threatened.
The Slave Trade: The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade 1440 - 1870
A comprehensive history of the Atlantic slave trade in which approximiately eleven million black slaves were carried from Africa to the Americas to work on plantations, in mines, or as servants in hou...
Stolen Continents: The "New World" Through Indian Eyes
A history of the Americas through Native eyes.
Sources Experts & Spokespersons
Fair Trade gold mining in the highlands of Peru
Crabtree, John; Condor-Vidal, Judith
Most gold mining in Peru causes serious environmental damage, but there is one exception - a Fair Trade certified mine close to the world-famous Nazca Lines. Now it's up to us to demand Fair Trade gol...
On the hunt for illegal miners as a new gold rush hits New Zealand
Roy, Eleanor Roy
A look at the black market in gold in New Zealand and the efforts to thwart opportunists who sneak onto private farm land and national parks without permits to mine illegally.