Beyond Capitalism & Socialism: A New Statement of an Old Ideal : a Twenty-first Century Apologia for Social and Economic Sanity

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Tobias J. Lanz
Light in the Darkness Publications, 2008 - Business & Economics - 184 pages
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Explaining the socio-economic theory of distributism, this anthology argues that political, economic, and social liberties and freedom are penalised under both socialism and capitalism. With distributism -- and other "third way" alternatives to capitalism -- the human person, the family, and the community take precedence over bureaucrats and barons. Society exists for man, not the other way around.

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Contents

Editors Preface
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PASSING ON THE TRADITION
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PRINCIPLES HISTORICAL AND THEORETICAL
29
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About the author (2008)

Tobias J. Lanz is an adjunct instructor with the department of government and international studies at the University of South Carolina and a contributor to various journals, including Chronicles and The New Oxford Review. He lives in Columbia, South Carolina. Kirkpatrick Sale is the author of seven books, including The Conquest of Paradise: Christopher Columbus and the Columbian Legacy, The Green Revolution, Human Scale, and Rebels Against the Future: the Luddites and their War on the Industrial Revolution. He is also a contributing editor of The Nation and a board member of the PEN American Center, the E. F. Schumacher Society, and The Learning Alliance of New York City. He lives in Cold Spring, New York. John Sharpe is the cofounder of IHS Press and the coeditor of Neo-Conned! and Neo-Conned! Again.

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