Folklore of Capitalism

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The basic premise of the book is that the thinking man, after learning theproper lessons of history, chooses wisely between Capitalism, Communism, and Fascism--provided he doesn't let emotion sway his reason or listen to the blandishments of demagogues.
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Overview

The basic premise of the book is that the thinking man, after learning theproper lessons of history, chooses wisely between Capitalism, Communism, and Fascism--provided he doesn't let emotion sway his reason or listen to the blandishments of demagogues.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781587980251
  • Publisher: Beard Group Inc.
  • Publication date: 12/28/2000
  • Pages: 424
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.94 (d)

Table of Contents

I. The Systems of Government and the Thinking Man 1
II. The Psychology of Social Institutions 21
III. The Folklore of 1937 46
IV. The Place of Learning in the Distribution of Goods 83
V. The Use of the Language of Private Property To Describe an Industrial Army 118
VI. A Platform for an Observer of Government 136
VII. The Traps Which Lie in Definitions and Polar Words 165
VIII. The Personification of Corporation 185
IX. The Effect of the Antitrust Laws in Encouraging Large Combinations 207
X. The Ritual of Corporate Reorganization 230
XI. The Benevolence of Taxation by Private Organization 263
XII. The Malevolence of Taxation by the Government 311
XIII. The Social Philosophy of Tomorrow 332
XIV. Some Principles of Political Dynamics 347
Index 395
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