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The Great Transformation

The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time

Karl Polanyi

In this classic work of economic history and social theory, Karl Polanyi analyzes the economic and social changes brought about by the "great transformation" of the Industrial Revolution. His analysis explains not only the deficiencies of the self-regulating market, but the potentially dire social consequences of untempered market capitalism. New i...
Publish Date
2001-03-27T00:00:00.000Z
2001-03-27T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1944
Goodreads rating
4.2
ISBN
8601404780325
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2017-09-18T00:00:00.000Z
My father recommended this book long ago, - says Nadella of the 1944 classic by a Hungarian-American writer who chronicles the development of England’s market economy and argues that society should drive economic change      source