The Post-Corporate World : Life After Capitalism / Edition 2

The Post-Corporate World : Life After Capitalism / Edition 2

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by David C. Korten
     
 

Contending that the new global capitalism is delivering a fatal blow not only to life but to democracy and the market, Korten draws on "new biology" and a growing understanding of living systems to point the way to a world of healthy market economies.See more details below

Overview

Contending that the new global capitalism is delivering a fatal blow not only to life but to democracy and the market, Korten draws on "new biology" and a growing understanding of living systems to point the way to a world of healthy market economies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781887208031
Publisher:
Kumarian Press, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

David C. Korten is president and founder of the People-Centered Development Forum, a global alliance dedicated to the creation of just, inclusive and sustainable societies through voluntary citizen action. He holds MBA and PhD degrees from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and is a former faculty member of the Harvard Graduate School of Business. He was previously a Ford Foundation project specialist in Manila and an Asia Regional Advisor on Development Management for the U.S. Agency for International Development. David is the author of 'The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community', 'When Corporations Rule the World' and 'The Post-Corporate World: Life After Capitalism' and a frequently invited speaker at conferences around the world. He is also a Board member of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) and a member of Social Venture Network and the Club of Rome.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Prologue: A Story for the Third Millennium1
Pt. IThe Deadly Tale19
1The Sirens' Song21
2The Naked Emperor37
3The Midas Curse65
Pt. IILife's Story85
4The Incredible Journey87
5Organism as Metaphor103
6Embracing Life's Wisdom119
Pt. IIIEnvisioning a Post-Corporate World135
7Responsible Freedom137
8Mindful Markets151
9Economic Democracy163
10The Rights of Living Persons183
Pt. IVComing Home to Life209
11Culture Shift211
12The New Storytellers225
13Life Choices243
14Engaging the Future261
Epilogue: Planetary Consciousness277
Notes283
Index305
About the Author317

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