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Omnia Sunt Communia: The Strategy for Postcapitalism (In Common)

de Angelis, Massimo

ISBN 10: 1783600624 / ISBN 13: 9781783600625
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This book reveals the potential for radical transformation contained in a conceptualisation of the commons as a set of social systems, rather than just common goods. Series: In Common. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: JPFC; KCP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. . . 2017. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9781783600625

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Title: Omnia Sunt Communia: The Strategy for ...

Publisher: Zed Books

Binding: Soft cover

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In Omnia Sunt Communia, Massimo de Angelis offers a radical political economy, illuminating the steps necessary to arrive at a post-capitalist world. By conceptualizing the idea of commons not just as common goods but as a set of social systems, de Angelis shows their pervasive presence in everyday life, and he maps out a strategy for total social transformation.
 
From the micro to the macro, de Angelis unveils the commons as fields of power relations—shared space, objects, and subjects—that explode the limits of daily life under capitalism. He exposes attempts to co-opt the commons, through the use of seemingly innocuous words such as “participation” and “governance,” and he reveals the potential for radical transformation rooted in the social reproduction of our communities, life, work, and society as a whole.
 

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Massimo de Angelis is professor of political economy at the University of East London and founder and editor of the online journal the commoner. His previous books include The Beginning of History.
 

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