Is Capitalism Working? – designist
menu
cart
Is Capitalism Working?

Is Capitalism Working?

  • €14.50


2008 saw the beginning of a world economic crisis unlike any other we have ever seen. Since the end of the second World War there have been seven official recessions, but each of these was followed by relatively fast recoveries, unlike this one. Is it time to call it a day on a system that continues to destabilise the world economy? This brilliant book from The Big Idea series by Thames & Hudson is an incredibly engaging volume that takes us through the history of capitalism and gifts us with enough information for us to attempt to answer for ourselves if capitalism is working. In 4 chapters the book looks at How Capitalism Evolved, How Modern Capitalism Works, Capitalism in Crisis and Adapting the Capitalist Model. Beautifully designed and filled with illustrations, it's also written with "quick-recognition text hierarchy" which means that paragraphs are prioritised using different font sizes. So you can either read an overview in half an hour or if you set aside a couple of hours, you'll be able to read the entire book and get both a well-balanced overview and a detailed comprehension of individual concepts. 

 

Who wrote it?
Jacob Field  is currently a research associate at the University of Cambridge investigating London’s economic history.

How does it come?
Paper back, 23 x 15 x 2 cm approx.

You can always collect your items in store for free (map), or choose from the following options

€1.50 Card Postage in Ireland

€6 Delivery in Ireland

€7.50 Express Delivery in Ireland (If you're cutting it fine)

€9 Delivery UK

(delivery info here). If you want it sent further afield drop us a line and we can arrange that for you. If you're a big spender we offer automatic free delivery for orders over €100 in Ireland and €150 to the UK.
Add a greeting card?

if you like this you might also like...