Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism by Daniel Bell
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Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism
By Daniel Bell

The Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism

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Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism by Daniel Bell

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With a new afterword by the author, this classic analysis of Western liberal capitalist society contends that capitalism--and the culture it creates--harbors the seeds of its own downfall by creating a need among successful people for personal gratification--a need that corrodes the work ethic that led to their success in the first place. With the end of the Cold War and the emergence of a new world order, this provocative manifesto is more relevant than ever.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465014996
ISBN-10: 0465014992
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 127mm x 22mm)
Pages: 400
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 27-Sep-1996
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Daniel Bell

Daniel Bell is the Henry Ford II Professor of Social Sciences Emeritus at Harvard University and Scholar-in-Residence at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is the author of editor of 17 books, two of which, The End of Ideology and The Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism, were listed among the 100 Most Influential Books since the Second World War (TLS, October 1995).

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