By Richard Seymour
In an research which demanding situations our figuring out of capitalism, category and beliefs, Richard Seymour exhibits how ‘austerity’ is only one a part of a much broader elite plan to significantly re-engineer society and lifestyle within the pursuits of revenue, consumerism and speculative finance.
But Against Austerity isn't really a gospel of melancholy. Seymour argues that when we flip to stand the headwinds of this new fact, shelling out with reassuring dogmas, we will forge new collective resistance and possible choices to the present method. Following Brecht, Against Austerity argues that the great outdated issues are over, it is time to confront the undesirable new ones.
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