By Tim Di Muzio,Richard H. Robbins
An Anthropology of cash: A serious Introduction shows how our current financial approach was once imposed by means of elites and the way they reap the benefits of it. The ebook poses the query: how, by way of taking a look at diversified kinds of funds, will we delight in that they've various results? The authors reveal how sleek cash calls for perpetual development, a rise in inequality, environmental devastation, expanding commoditization, and, for that reason, the perpetual intake of ever extra stuff. those are usually not intrinsic gains of cash, yet, relatively, of debt-money. this article exhibits that, via learning funds in different cultures, we will be able to have funds that higher serves the wider targets of society.
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An Anthropology of Money: A Critical Introduction (Routledge Series for Creative Teaching and Learning in Anthropology) by Tim Di Muzio,Richard H. Robbins