Life Within Capitalism: A History of its Values, Measures and Struggles

ECON 270

Examination of how capitalism has profoundly shaped people's ethical values, with focus on United States. Investigates central developments behind history of capitalism; explores key struggles that led to formation of capitalist logic (choices, values, goals); traces impact of capitalist goals and measures on ethical values and choices; examines discussions about possible future developments within capitalism.
Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • ETHICS 271
  • HISTORY 284
  • POLSCI 252
  • PUBPOL 249
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring