By Tim Di Muzio,Richard H. Robbins
An Anthropology of cash: A serious Introduction shows how our current financial process used to be imposed by way of elites and the way they take advantage of it. The publication poses the query: how, by way of taking a look at assorted varieties of cash, do we have fun with that they have got assorted results? The authors exhibit how glossy cash calls for perpetual progress, a rise in inequality, environmental devastation, expanding commoditization, and, for that reason, the perpetual intake of ever extra stuff. those usually are not intrinsic gains of cash, yet, fairly, of debt-money. this article exhibits that, via learning cash in different cultures, we will be able to have cash that greater serves the wider ambitions 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