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Primitive, Archaic & Modern Economies: Essays of Karl Polanyi
Polanyi used economic anthropology and early economic history to jar us loose from ideas and generalizations about man and society implanted by the Industrial Revolution. (Classical economics and the ideology of laissez-faire, as well as Marxian socialism, came out of the English Industrial Revolution). He was particularly concerned to dislodge the notion -so widely and im ...more
Paperback, 346 pages
Published September 1st 1971 by Beacon Press (MA)
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