The Resource Life inc. : How Corporatism Conquered the World, and How We Can Take It Back., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)

Life inc. : How Corporatism Conquered the World, and How We Can Take It Back., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)

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Life inc. : How Corporatism Conquered the World, and How We Can Take It Back.
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Life inc.
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How Corporatism Conquered the World, and How We Can Take It Back.
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Douglas Rushkoff
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This didn't just happen.In Life Inc., award-winning writer, documentary filmmaker, and scholar Douglas Rushkoff traces how corporations went from being convenient legal fictions to being the dominant fact of contemporary life. Indeed, as Rushkoff shows, most Americans have so willingly adopted the values of corporations that they're no longer even aware of it.This fascinating journey, from the late Middle Ages to today, reveals the roots of our debacle. From the founding of the first chartered monopoly to the branding of the self; from the invention of central currency to the privatization of banking; from the birth of the modern, self-interested individual to his exploitation through the false ideal of the single-family home; from the Victorian Great Exhibition to the solipsism of MySpace-the corporation has infiltrated all aspects of our daily lives. Life Inc. exposes why we see our homes as investments rather than places to live, our 401(k) plans as..
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Life inc. : How Corporatism Conquered the World, and How We Can Take It Back., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)
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  • Duration: 11:28:54
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Life inc. : How Corporatism Conquered the World, and How We Can Take It Back., Douglas Rushkoff, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 11:28:54
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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stereophonic
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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ODN0000236749
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unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (9 audio files)
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electronic
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not applicable
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  • audio
  • computer
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digital
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sound
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digital recording
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