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Karl Marx's Das Kapital

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Karl Marx's Das Kapital a critical analysis of capitalism and its practical economic application and also a critique of other related theories. Today it is considered one of the most famous books ever written. Here, Marx's text is interpreted for the modern day world of business and economics. Steve Shipside's interpretation is not a substitute for the original; its purpose is simply to illustrate the timeless nature of Marx's insights by bringing them to life through 21st century examples. First published in German in 1876 and is considered the most important contribution of Marx to the world of political economy.

Table of Contents

  1. COVER PAGE
  2. TITLE PAGE
  3. COPYRIGHT PAGE
  4. TABLE OF CONTENTS
  5. INTRODUCTION
  6. 1. SHE’S BREAKING UP, CAPTAIN - UNSUSTAINABLE CAPITALISM
  7. 2. SUSTAINABLE CAPITALISM
  8. 3. ETHICS
  9. 4. CAN CAPITALISM AFFORD A CONSCIENCE?
  10. 5. TRIPLE BOTTOM LINE
  11. 6. MARKET FAILURE AND THE ENVIRONMENT
  12. 7. ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS
  13. 8. YOU NEED TO GET OUT MORE, MATE
  14. 9. CAREFUL WITH THAT AXE, EUGENE - LUDDITISM
  15. 10. TECHNOTOPIA
  16. 11. CHILD LABOUR
  17. 12. BREAKING THE CHAINS - REACHING FOR THE OFF BUTTON
  18. 13. TIME MANAGEMENT - LESS IS MORE
  19. 14. DOLING OUT THE DRUDGE WORK
  20. 15. SET YOUR MIND FREE FROM THE BOX
  21. 16. MULTI SKILL
  22. 17. KINKY CAPITALISM - THE FETISHISM OF COMMODITIES
  23. 18. FORGET THE MORAL MAJORITY
  24. 19. COULD TRY HARDER - READING THE REPORTS
  25. 20. CRISIS, WHAT CRISIS?
  26. 21. ON A NEURAL PATHWAY TO HELL
  27. 22. FIT FOR PURPOSE?
  28. 23. SHINE ON
  29. 24. IDOLATRY
  30. 25. PUTTING WORDS INTO THE MOUTHS OF OTHERS
  31. 26. PICK YOUR FIGHTS CAREFULLY
  32. 27. LOOK AT YOUR HUMAN CREDIT TERMS
  33. 28. FOR HEAVEN’S SAKE, CHEER UP
  34. 29. BE SPECIAL
  35. 30. TRAINING - THE FAST TRACK
  36. 31. PETTY PERHAPS, BUT NO SMALL DEAL
  37. 32. SHACKLED BY SNACKS
  38. 33. STOP LIVING IN THE PAST
  39. 34. KNOW WHEN TO STOP
  40. 35. GET INVOLVED IN A SKILLS EXCHANGE
  41. 36. GO BACK TO BARTERING
  42. 37. GOING IT ALONE
  43. 38. FORM A CO-OPERATIVE
  44. 39. YOU ARE WHAT YOU DO
  45. 40. BIGGER MAY NOT BE BETTER
  46. 41. DOWN WITH DEBT
  47. 42. SAVE YOURSELVES
  48. 43. NEW CAPITALISM
  49. 44. OVERDOING IT
  50. 45. YOU WANT TO THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX - LEARN FROM OUTSIDE THE BOX
  51. 46. PAY WHAT YOU WANT
  52. 47. DON’T KEEP IT TO YOURSELF
  53. 48. FREEDOM OF ASSEMBLY
  54. 49. KAIZEN
  55. 50. LUNCH ’N’ LEARN
  56. 51. YOU ARE WHAT YOU CONSUME
  57. 52. POWER UP
  58. INDEX