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Published by Dutton & Company in New York, USA .
Written in English


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Other titlesDie Juden und das Wirtschaftsleben
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
PaginationXVI, 402
Number of Pages418
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25670730M

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  "Capitalism and the Jews is a must book for our times."Betty Mohr, Le Bon Travel & Culture "Capitalism and the Jews is a work of scholarship, but it's an especially accessible and illuminating one. It is a book that every Jewish capitalist, actual or aspiring, out to read and ponder."Jonathan Kirsch, Jewish Journal of Greater by:   Excluded from the system, Sombart argued, the Jews broke it up and replaced it with modern capitalism, in which competition was unlimited and new rules or order were established. Paul Johnson, who considers the work "a remarkable book", notes that Sombart left out some inconvenient truths, and ignored the powerful mystical elements of Judaism. Buy The Jews and Modern Capitalism by Sombart, Werner, Epstein, Mordecai (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8). The Jews and Modern Capitalism | Werner Sombart | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.

Werner Sombart has 83 books on Goodreads with ratings. Werner Sombart’s most popular book is The Jews And Modern Capitalism. "Capitalism and the Jews is an important study that affords readers a lucid and extremely accessible analysis of what is no doubt a central topic in Jewish and western history. It is a welcome addition that joins recent efforts to make us more aware of the significance of the economy for our understanding of the modern Jewish experience.".   A main theme of Barren Metal is that “Capitalism is state-sponsored usury.” This is hardly a new idea, since German writer Werner Sombart explored the concept in depth in Jews and Modern Capitalism (). Jones describes Sombart’s idea thus: “capitalism is the philosophical and political sanctification of usury.   Excluded from the system, Sombart argued, the Jews broke it up and replaced it with modern capitalism, in which competition was unlimited and new rules or order were established. Paul Johnson, who considers the work "a remarkable book", notes that Sombart left out some inconvenient truths, and ignored the powerful mystical elements of Judaism/5(44).