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The Great Transformation
The Great Transformation
The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time

One of the twentieth century's most thorough and discerning historians, Karl Polanyi sheds "new illumination on . . . the social implications of a particular economic system, the market economy that grew into full stature in the nineteenth century." -R. M. MacIver


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excerpt The commodity fiction disregarded the fact that leaving the fate of soil and people to the market would be tantamount to annihilating them. on 10/14/2019, 12:18:34 AM

authored-by Karl Polanyi on 10/14/2019, 12:18:42 AM

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