Published May 22, 2003
by Tarcher .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||336|
His book is both prescient & timely. I read this back when it was published, and it's amazing how much more relevant this topic is than then. A sad commentary on the state of democracy, worldwide. Corporations are not human beings & they shouldn't be treated better than human beings just because they are very large, very rich, and live forever/5(7). In Corporateering, Jamie Court illustrates how corporations routinely and quietly rob us of our personal freedoms, in-cluding privacy, security, the right to legal recourse, and more. In fact, "corporateering"-the act of prioritizing commercial gain over individual, social, or cultural gain-is everywhere in our : Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Corporateering by Jamie Court, , Tarcher edition, Hardcover in English Corporateering ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index Meet the Invisible Hand -- Seeing Corporateering -- Removing Accountability to the Individual -- The Logic of Making Corporations Count More Than Individuals -- The Means of Control -- Capturing Justice, Education, and Community -- Workers of the World Incorporate -- Indebted to the Corporation -- Selling the Pages:
Books shelved as corporate: Company by Max Barry, A Colossal Failure of Common Sense: The Inside Story of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers by Lawrence G. This book is fine but, as mentioned in other reviews, it contains many spelling mistakes and problems with changing from first to third person. That aside, plenty of “golden nuggets” to be pulled from this text. I can see this would be a good book for a group discussion or for use by a biz coach/5(3). Shop new, used, rare, and out-of-print books. Powell's is an independent bookstore based in Portland, Oregon. Browse staff picks, author features, and more. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Corporateering at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(7).
The book is also a call to readers to spread the concepts employed in the book to ever-widening circles. Though it may appear trite, there is a sense in which this proposal is fundamental. The first step in freeing ourselves from corporate regulation is freeing ourselves from corporate regulation of our thinking. Book Summary. This top corporate finance book which on the application of underlying principles in the context of six real-world companies. For the sake of clarity, three types of decision-making are recognized, investment, financing and dividend decisions depending on the nature and purpose of any specific decision. The book explores the impact of this power on America's judicial system, education system and the public spaces that define community. Corporateering: How Corporate Power Steals Your Personal Freedom and What You Can Do about It by Jamie Court. Penguin Publishing Group, Hardcover. As New. Disclaimer:An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. An ex-library book and may have standard library .