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A Civic Republican Perspective on Market De-encapsulation

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Amitai Etzioni argues that capitalism has run amock, with serious and detrimental consequences for social health and welfare. This reply offers a civic republican perspective on these issues, and argues that while the critique may be sound, the response must be tailored to the current socio-economic context.

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Lovett, F. A Civic Republican Perspective on Market De-encapsulation. Soc 58, 19–21 (2021).

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