By Gareth Dale
Karl Polanyi: the boundaries of the Market is the 1st entire advent to Polanyi's rules and legacy. It assesses not just the texts for which he's well-known – ready in the course of his spells in American academia – but in addition his journalistic articles written in his first exile in Vienna, and lectures and pamphlets from his moment exile, in Britain. It offers a close severe research of The nice Transformation, but additionally surveys Polanyi’s seminal writings in monetary anthropology, the commercial heritage of historical and archaic societies, and political and financial conception. Its basic resource base contains interviews with Polanyi's daughter, Kari Polanyi-Levitt, in addition to the total compass of his personal released and unpublished writings in English and German.
This enticing and available advent to Polanyi's pondering will entice scholars and students around the social sciences, offering a fresh standpoint at the roots of our present financial crisis.