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Capitalism

A Graphic Guide

Sharron Shatil Dan Cryan Piero

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Icon Books
01 July 2019
Economics & Business; Economic theory & philosophy; Economic systems & structures; Economic history
Series: Introducing...
Capitalism shapes every aspect of our world, beyond just our economic structures; it moulds our values and influences the way we write laws, wage wars, and even conduct personal relationships.

From its beginnings to the present day, Capitalism: A Graphic Guide tells the story of capitalism's remarkable and often ruthless rise, evolving through strife and struggle as much as innovation and enterprise.

This non-fiction graphic novel explores the key developments that have shaped our modern world, from early banking to the founding of the USA, the Opium Wars, financial crashes and the rise of big data. It also introduces us to the leading proponents and critics of capitalism - including Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Theodor Adorno and Milton Friedman - providing both a theoretical and practical understanding of this fascinating subject.
By:   Sharron Shatil, Dan Cryan
Illustrated by:   Piero
Imprint:   Icon Books
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 254mm,  Width: 177mm, 
ISBN:   9781785785146
ISBN 10:   1785785141
Series:   Introducing...
Pages:   192
Publication Date:   01 July 2019
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Dan Cryan has degrees in philosophy from UCL and now works as a market analyst in San Francisco Sharron Shatil is a philosophy lecturer at the Open University in Israel. Together they are also the authors of Introducing Logic: A Graphic Guide Piero is an illustrator, artist and graphic designer. He has illustrated over ten books in the Introducing Graphic Guide series

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