Manufacturers

Babylon and Beyond

Babylon and Beyond

The Economics of Anti-Capitalist, Anti-Globalist and Radical Green Movements 

More details


£4.50

Availability: This product is no longer in stock

"A thoughtful and inspiring guide to capitalism and anti-capitalism. This really is the first book that carefully explains the different varieties of anti-capitalist thought . . . I thoroughly recommend that you read Babylon and Beyond." Caroline Lucas, MEP "There are far too many books on anti-capitalism out there already -- but with Babylon and Beyond, Derek Wall has removed the need to read most of them. Just read this one: a succinct, intelligent and witty summary of what it's all about." Paul Kingsnorth, author of One No, Many Yeses: A Journey to the Heart of the Global Resistance Movement "A synthesis of Red and Green is the future of progressive politics. Wall illuminates the interface of ecological and socialist ideas; divining common threads and offering the hope of a democratic, just and sustainable future for humankind." Peter Tatchell, human rights campaigner Babylon and Beyond provides the first clear and accessible guide to the economics of anti-capitalism. Anti-capitalism is a diverse movement: critics accuse it of knowing what it is against, but not knowing what it is for. Anti-capitalists want radical change, but what shape should that change take? The truth is that different sections of the movement advocate distinct -- sometimes complementary, sometimes contradictory -- programmes for change. This book concentrates on perhaps the most divisive issue of all in the anti-capitalist struggle: how to transform the economy. There are greens who think we must hold back economic growth and Marxists who believe the economy must move forward along capitalist lines before there can be revolutionary change; there are those who remain faithful to notions of collective or state ownership of all aspects of the economy, and those who think various kinds of reform or regulation of capitalist practice is more appropriate." 

Cart  

No products

£0.00 Shipping
£0.00 Total

Cart Check out

New products

  • White Fragility
  • Towards the city of thresholds
White Fragility
Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism. Robin Diangelo...
Read more
Towards the city of thresholds
by Stavros Stavrides. Common Notions 2019
Read more
Perspectives on anarchist theory issue 29
Institute for anarchist studies, 2016. Theme: Anarcha-feminisms
Read more
Pan African Social Ecology
Speeches, Conversations, and Essays. by Modibo Kadalie (Author); Andrew...
Read more
Mutual Aid, Trauma, and Resiliency A6
by the Jane Addams collective, Combustion books 2019
Read more
Witches' Grimoire
by Sabrina Cintron , Radix pamphlet 2019.
Read more
Grocery Story
The Promise of Food Co-ops in the Age of Grocery Giants. Jon Steinman...
Read more
The Do It Yourself Guide to Fighting the Big Motherfuckin' Sad
by Adam Gnade. Pioneers Press 2019
Read more
Direct Action gets the Goods
A Graphic History of the Strike in Canada. Graphic History Collective...
Read more
Beyond Guilt Trips
Mindful Travel in an Unequal World. by Anu Taranath. Between the Lines 2019
Read more
Celebrate People's History
The poster book of resistance and revolution. Josh McPhee, Just Seeds...
Read more
Serve the people
The Asian American Movement in New York. Just Seeds Poster
Read more
People's History Postcard Set
Celebrate People's History posters, postcard set #2. Just Seeds
Read more
Under Pressure
Herbs for resilience. Zine by Janet and Roger Peet, Just Seeds 2018
Read more
Natives
Race & Class in the ruins of empire. by Akala. Two Roads Press 2018
Read more
Be Gay Do Crime
"If we desire a world without restraint, we must tear this one to the...
Read more
Movement for No Society
Contagion press 2018
Read more
Nothing is finished
Essays from anti-prison struggles in Belgium. Contagion Press
Read more
The Otherworlds Review
Contagion Press
Read more
Our passion for freedom sticker
Our passion for freedom is stronger than your prisons
Read more

» All new products