Tag: How Capitalists Think

David Loher: Complicity or pragmatism? A labor movement and its fight against the asbestos industry

Focaal Web Editor , April 24th, 2018


This post is part of a feature on “How Capitalists Think,” moderated and edited by Patrick Neveling (University of Bergen) and Tijo Salverda (University of Cologne). This contribution…


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Kevin Poperl and Ida Susser: Inventing a technological commons: Confronting the engine of Macron

Focaal Web Editor , April 19th, 2018


This post is part of a feature on “How Capitalists Think,” moderated and edited by Patrick Neveling (University of Bergen) and Tijo Salverda (University of Cologne). This blog…


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Tijo Salverda: Aiming to keep capitalist accumulation in check: The role of the global land rush’s fiercest critics

Focaal Web Editor , April 13th, 2018


This post is part of a feature on “How Capitalists Think,” moderated and edited by Patrick Neveling (University of Bergen) and Tijo Salverda (University of Cologne). Following the…


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Eeva Kesküla: How capitalists think about labor dynasties and corporate ethics

Focaal Web Editor , April 4th, 2018


This contribution looks at the implications of how capitalists think about corporate ethics and moral obligations in monoindustrial towns. I present the cases of two mining towns in…


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Georg Materna: “Two tribes of capitalists”: Neoconomists and politiconomists in a Senegalese marketplace

Focaal Web Editor , March 26th, 2018


Research on capitalism commonly distinguishes between neoclassical economics and political economy. If neoclassical economics have dominated scientific debates since the 1930s at the latest, the ninet…


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Patrick Neveling and Tijo Salverda: How capitalists think—about belonging, moralities, global entanglements, and historical social processes, for example

Focaal Web Editor , March 26th, 2018


Given that nowadays most people live in societies organized according to capitalist principles and given that few oppose those principles fundamentally, capitalists may well constitute the world’s lar…


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