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capital

[kap′itəl]
Etymology: L, caput, head
1 of the highest importance; involving danger to life.
2 of or pertaining to the head of the femur.

capital

An expenditure by an NHS institution on the acquisition of land, premises (including new and refurbished), equipment and vehicles etc. An expenditure is regarded as capital if it is in excess of £5,000.

capital

(căp′ĭ-tăl) [L. capitalis]
Pert. to the head.

capital

pertaining to the head.

capital femoral epiphysis
epiphysis of the head of the femur; its detachment represents a specific syndrome in pigs.
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Wallerstein characterizes this iteration of capitalism as "a particular historical configuration of markets and state structures where private economic gain by almost any means is the paramount goal and measure of success.
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The economics that Chung proposes are largely borrowed from his mentor Ulrich Duchrow, a vocal opponent of capitalism and proponent of economic social justice.
Towards the end, Holmstrom's critique of capitalism emerges also as a feminist critique of liberalism, one that centres on a critique of liberal marriage and property rights.
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I'll believe in capitalism when most manufacturing returns to this country and it at least returns to the levels we saw during the past - eg, the kind of 'benevolent' capitalism we saw from the Cadbury's, Rowntree's, Sunlight Soap etc, where the workers were looked after with social housing, healthcare etc.
Whole Foods Market is retail; metalcasters are tier 1 through tier 4 manufacturers, and while the book does not make much of a connection to conscious capitalism for manufacturing, much of the advice and instruction could apply.
Ably translated into English by Graciela Calderon, "The Crises of Capitalism: A Different Study of Political Economy" by academician and ecosocialism advocate Saral Sarkar is a 224 page study on the weaknesses of capitalism as an economic system.
The author admits that capitalism may not perform efficiently due to individual choices because individual choices are not part of the capitalism.
Kahan also calls attention to another view, less influential than his three Don'ts, that also led intellectuals to oppose capitalism.
He said that after the recent recessions in West and Europe, the future of Capitalism has come under critical review and many economists & experts are exploring alternatives to provide with a seamless economic system.
After the recent recessions in West and Europe, the future of Capitalism has come under critical review and many economists and experts are exploring alternatives to provide with a seamless economic system", Yassar Sakhi Butt, President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) said Wednesday at the seminar titled "Capitalism and Islamic Economic System in Modern Era".