2011

Capitalism

Its Origins and Evolution as a System of Governance

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-1878-8 (Print) 978-1-4614-1879-5 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxv

  2. The Theory of Capitalism

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-9

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-25

      Introduction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 27-65

      The Concept of Capitalism

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 67-109

      Capitalism and Democracy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 111-138

      Alternative Models of Capitalism

  3. The Origins and Early Evolution of Capitalism, 1400-1830

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-140

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      Pages 141-183

      Creating Capitalism in Europe, 1400–1820

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 185-226

      From Feudalism to Oligarchy in Latin America, 1500–1830

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      Pages 227-275

      Creating Capitalism and Democracy in the United States, 1630–1830

  4. Political Obstacles to Capitalist Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 277-285

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 287-307

      Italy as “One Country, Two Systems”

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 309-331

      The United States as “One Country, Two Systems”

  5. The Economic Strategies of Capitalist Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 333-335

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 337-355

      Import Substitution as an Economic Strategy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 357-375

      The Washington Consensus

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 377-421

      Neo-Mercantilist or Enhanced Mobilization Strategies

  6. The Evolution of U.S. Capitalism and Democracy, 1830-2009

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 423-426

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 427-514

      The Transformation of US Capitalism and Democracy, 1830–1937

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      Pages 515-583

      The Transformation of US Capitalism and Democracy, 1965–2009

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 585-672