What actually are “businesses”? What is their history? How did they come about and what are their motivations? Property and Prophets aims to answer these questions by tracing the origins of capitalism: the ideology guiding the practice.
“The mythical is also nourished from another source, one seemingly more incongruous than the scientific-technological culture. Consider the imaginary world continuously being created and re-created by contemporary advertising and rendered virtually escape-proof by the enveloping […]