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Zak Zak said: " Adds an interesting historical narrative to the rise of the United States as a hegemon around the middle of the twentieth century. In the Wallersteinian tradition of world-systems analysis, McCormick documents the ascent to American hegemony with str ...more "

 

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America's Half-Century by Thomas J. McCormick
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Adds an interesting historical narrative to the rise of the United States as a hegemon around the middle of the twentieth century. In the Wallersteinian tradition of world-systems analysis, McCormick documents the ascent to American hegemony with str ...more
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Bad Samaritans by Ha-Joon Chang
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When you steal books from Barnes and Noble, I feel you recognize that nearly any mass-produced economics tract deriding free-market capitalism is going to be a bit simple. If you already have an academic grounding in infant-industries theory or even ...more
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Change the World Without Taking Power by John Holloway
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Although the paperback art (featured on this page) is hardly betrays it, this book is a powerful contribution to the discussion of power and social change. Although certainly not removed from the Marxist intellectual lineage, Holloway allows for mor ...more
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The Stranger by Albert Camus
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