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Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

A Brief History of Neoliberalism was written shortly before the current economic recession, and has become even more 'appealing' at a time when many are searching for both answers and blame. To be ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Ronarevalo - Goodreads

Great intro book into the dominant political ideology of the last 30 years. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Sara - Goodreads

The economy as a zero-sum game [Through my ratings, reviews and edits I'm providing intellectual property and labor to Amazon.com Inc., listed on Nasdaq, which fully owns Goodreads.com and in 2013 ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Matt Smith - Goodreads

Neoliberalism is the belief that a free and open market is the cornerstone of personal freedom, and that without an unrestricted market, individual liberties cannot be guaranteed. In practice, it's ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Nayef Ahmad - Goodreads

I remain skeptical about Harvey's core thesis that neoliberalism was, from the start, conceived by devious forces intent upon "the restoration of class power". In general, I subscribe to the adage ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Mário Lopes - Goodreads

The book entails multiple definitions of "neoliberalism" that seem constructed based on the author's whims and own interpretations without any consubstantiation in terms of solid political science. At ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Matthew Maclean - Goodreads

Readable (for Harvey) and concise description of the basic ideas of neoliberalism, its various beginnings and increasing entrenchment across the world, and an assessment of just what it has actually ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Edd Yerburgh - Goodreads

An expertly written book on an incredibly relevant subject. Harvey 's presentation of neoliberalism is the definitive book on the subject, and you would be hard pressed to find a recent account of ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Joel Rubin - Goodreads

Explains in about 200 pages how the modern conventional economic wisdom came to be, and its many consequences. Why is everything made in China? What is globalism? What is "free trade"? Why has union ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Neoliberalism

User Review  - Jon - Goodreads

Harvey certainly gives a convincing account of neoliberalism. The style he writes in is very readable and lucid. However, I think this account, though convincing, lacks some credibility. It's all very ... Read full review


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