Review of ‘Debt: the first 5,000 years’ by David Graeber

March 24, 2014 By Sky Croeser Graeber’s book provides an enlightening 5000 year history of ‘economy’, using the concept of debt to help illustrate the ways that global and local economies have been shaped by historical factors. The underlying theme of his book, I believe, is not strictly ‘debt’, but is the way that ‘human…

Lessons for Social Change in the Global Economy: Voices from the Field

March 24, 2014 Our edited collection of chapters exploring approaches to creating change is now available for preorder. You can get a 30% discount if you preorder the book from Lexington: order directly online and enter the promotional code ‘LEX30AUTH14’ or download the order flyer. In recent decades it has become easier to imagine the end of the world than…