Europe versus America?

contradictions of imperialism by Ernest Mandel

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  • Competition, International,
  • European Economic Community countries -- Foreign economic relations

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Statementby Ernest Mandel ; translated from the German by Martin Rossdale.
The Physical Object
Pagination139 p. ;
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23813387M

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Europe’s aging and “cosseted” populations are underproductive and self-satisfied. In a globalized world, the “European social model” is a doomed mirage. This conclusion is typically drawn even by “liberal” American observers, who differ from conservative (and neoconservative) critics only in deriving no pleasure from it.

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The framework of the analysis. Very Depressing Reading on Europe’s Self-Destructive Fate. Murray’s book sobers, depresses and predicts a miserable future for all Europeans as they lose their cultures, languages, ethos and, ultimately, their countries and ways of life.

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This may startle observers focused. ope Versus America. Contradictions of Imperialism is bound to attract a lot of attention over its basic proposi­ tion—that the imperialist system con­ tinues with the same potential for inter-imperialist wars as it had from to The theme of Mandel's book, like.

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