El capitalismo funeral Or, is this the funeral of an era? Vicente Verdú (Elche, ) is an author and journalist; PhD in Social Sciences at The Sorbonne. El capitalismo funeral: Vicente Verdú: Books – Descargar Ebook El capitalismo funeral. La crisis o la Tercera Guerra Mundial de Vicente Verdu en PDF y EPUB. ENLACE DE DESCARGA Titulo: El.

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No one wanted it to be true but everyone was expecting it to happen. Few times in history have enjoyed such a lack of prestige as this one.

The loss of value of hard work, the deterioration of education, the corruption of politicians, athletes and bankers, the trivialization of morality, the rise of injustice and inequality, the disdain for teachers and dissatisfaction with work, the freezing of salaries and vkcente gross exploitation of the weakest, the destruction of the planet, the artistic pack of lies, the regular beating of seals.

This list of radical characteristics of current affairs used to reflect a period of maximum decadence. Not only things were not as good as they were melancholically remembered to be, but it was generally unknown how far things would go, and above all, where we would end up. Now, finally, a colossal phenomenon has intervened to stop this degeneration: At the beginning it was called a financial crisis, but in reality it means the collapse of an entire epoch: The crisis, after all, would not mean more than the resounding end of an era and the predictable beginning of another stage – perhaps a better one for the history of Humanity.


If, for a while, there had been a dream of ideal circumstances vicentf means of which History would stop being a matter of fate and become a process governed by humans, no misfortune would be as appropriate as this.

The Funeral Capitalism – Editorial Anagrama

Globalization, television, and the constant universe of the Internet have all shown to us more than enough evidence of the ills and vicenge powers that are detrimental to the world in which we are at the same time audience, neighbours and militants. Simultaneously, however, even something as vile as consumerism has prepared us to be critical of things and images, and to be wary of appearances.

The call for transparency is heard in board meetings, in city halls or in the publication of policies; in the end, it instructs us regarding the general system of confusion in fictional capitalism. Why would one not want, therefore, the destruction of manipulation, and its junk bonds? Why not celebrating the breakdown of the system?

Why not attributing a purifying function to the crisis? Faced with moral funersl, the discipline of the Bible would return; faced with extravagance, the charm of austerity would be seen.


Today a great many victims, like oxen in primitive sacrifices, pay with their unemployment or economic devastation for the orgies of years gone by.

Quite likely, it will return thus: Another capitalist fairy tale? The true funeral of an era?

El Capitalismo Funeral

This entire book is devoted to examining and responding to these questions. Translated vidente Alison-Jane Boyden. Sincewhen his first book was published, he has authored over twenty titles, many on the field of Sociology.

His most recent book is El capitalismo funeral The Burden of Work.

Translated by Alison-Jane Boyden Read. La crisis vicebte la Tercera Guerra Mundial Author: Articles by the same author The Burden of Work It could be said that the scarcity of work provoked by the crisis that cornered Western economic and financial systems at the end of the 21st century would make it difficult to complain about work.

Yet the working life of the average worker implies a number of disappointments and discouraging events that do not encourage belief in a better future.

The system of incentives and breaks seems to alleviate