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Idiotism: Capitalism and the Privatisation of Life

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Idiotism examines the condition of society in late capitalism where the market logic of neoliberalism has become the new "common sense," taken as the model for the organization and management of all aspects of social life. Using the Greek word idios, meaning "private," Neal Curtis calls this privatization of the world "idiotism." Constructing a new vocabulary with which to ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published December 11th 2012 by Pluto Press (first published November 9th 2012)
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