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Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital

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Finance. Climate. Food. Work. How are the crises of the twenty-first century connected? In Capitalism in the Web of Life, Jason W. Moore argues that the sources of today’s global turbulence have a common cause: capitalism as a way of organizing nature, including human nature. Drawing on environmentalist, feminist, and Marxist thought, Moore offers a groundbreaking new synt ...more
Paperback, 336 pages
Published August 18th 2015 by Verso (first published July 14th 2015)
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Jan 18, 2016 Sara rated it it was ok
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Jack Brookes
Jan 14, 2016 Jack Brookes rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Moore's argument is compelling and elegant, tieing together seemingly disparate histories to demonstrate how capitalism has reconciled it's contradictions through successive reconfigurations of world-ecology. An incredibly important contribution to the law of value, affirming how integral the appropriation of both human and non-human natures is to the accumulation of capital.
Scott Neigh
This is an important book, I think. I'd like to give it a full-on, blog-based review, but I'm not sure the other things I need to do in the next six weeks will allow it. In any case, check out this in-depth interview with the author: http://againstthegrain.org/program/12...
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