"Ready to trample on all human law" : financial capitalism in the fiction of Charles Dickens

Author: Paul A. Jarvie

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ISBN: OCLC:190835127

Category: Capitalism and literature

Page: 602

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Dickens's critique alters over time, too, in the choices and outcomes it offers for those who would oppose the way of life inherent in a world of financial capitalism. While in earlier works the creation of a protected, non-capitalist enclave supported by individual benevolence is presented as a potential, if flawed, "solution," the scope of such solutions continues to narrow as Dickens's career progresses. In Our Mutual Friend, the only credible "solution" is not social but individual---the attempt to isolate and preserve the true value of the individual in spite of the pervasive contamination of capitalism.
Language: en
Pages: 602
Authors: Paul A. Jarvie
Categories: Capitalism and literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

Dickens's critique alters over time, too, in the choices and outcomes it offers for those who would oppose the way of life inherent in a world of financial capitalism. While in earlier works the creation of a protected, non-capitalist enclave supported by individual benevolence is presented as a potential, if
Ready to Trample on All Human Law
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Paul A. Jarvie
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-04 - Publisher: Routledge

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Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Paul A. Jarvie
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-04 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores the relationship between Dickens’s novels and the financial system. Elements of Dickens’s work form a critique of financial capitalism. This critique is rooted in the difference between use-value and exchange-value, and in the difference between productive circulations and mere accumulation. In a money-based society, exchange-value and accumulation
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