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The Resource Capitalism : a ghost story, Arundhati Roy

Capitalism : a ghost story, Arundhati Roy

Label
Capitalism : a ghost story
Title
Capitalism
Title remainder
a ghost story
Statement of responsibility
Arundhati Roy
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "From the poisoned rivers, barren wells, and clear-cut forests, to the hundreds of thousands of farmers who have committed suicide to escape punishing debt, to the hundreds of millions of people who live on less than two dollars a day, there are ghosts nearly everywhere you look in India. India is a nation of 1.2 billion, but the country's 100 richest people own assets equivalent to one-fourth of India's gross domestic product. Capitalism: A Ghost Story examines the dark side of democracy in contemporary India, and shows how the demands of globalized capitalism has subjugated billions of people to the highest and most intense forms of racism and exploitation. "--
  • "This series of essays examines the dark side of democracy in contemporary India. The book also shows how the demands of globalized capitalism has subjugated billions of people around the world to the highest and most intense forms of racism and and exploitation"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roy, Arundhati
Dewey number
330.954
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Income distribution
  • Capitalism
  • Globalization
  • Exploitation
Label
Capitalism : a ghost story, Arundhati Roy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn859046489
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
125 pages
Isbn
9781608463855
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014002844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Capitalism : a ghost story, Arundhati Roy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn859046489
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
125 pages
Isbn
9781608463855
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014002844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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