Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745317540 Published February 2002 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Cloth $112.00 ISBN: 9780745317557 Published February 2002 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada

Corporate Capitalism and Political Philosophy

Suman Gupta

Corporate Capitalism and Political Philosophy

Suman Gupta

Distributed for Pluto Press

304 pages | 5.31496 x 8.46457
Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745317540 Published February 2002 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Cloth $112.00 ISBN: 9780745317557 Published February 2002 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Contents
Part I: Philosophical Methods and Capitalist Processes: Means, Definitions, Intentions

The Evasiveness of Corporate Capitalism
The Political State
The Capitalist Corporation
The Contradictions of Capitalism
Intentional Systems
What Follows

Part II: Reasons, Causes and Practices in Contemporary Corporate Capitalism

Classical Sociology and Managerialism
Management Discourses
The Macro-Issues Behind Executive Pay
Corporatism and the Corporate Capitalist State
Corporate Capitalist States and International Politics

Part III: The Disabled Political Will and Anti-Political Philosophy

The Mechanics of Disablement
The Anti-Political Self-Defeat of Mannheim
Popper’s Anti-Political Philosophical Tendencies
Hayek and the Mature Anti-Political Philosophy
Nozick’s Anti-Political Philosophy
Fukuyama’s Anti-Political Philosophy
The Need for Rational Utopian Thinking

Notes

Index
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