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David Schweickart
Loyola University, Chicago
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    Ethics, Efficiency and the Market.David Schweickart - 1991 - Philosophical Review 100 (3):501.
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    Analytical Marxism.David Schweickart - 1988 - Science and Society 52 (2):229-232.
  3. After Capitalism.David Schweickart - 2002 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    David Schweickart moves beyond the familiar arguments against globalizing capitalism to contribute something absolutely necessary and long overdue—a coherent vision of a viable, desirable alternative to capitalism. He names this system Economic Democracy, a successor-system to capitalism which preserves the efficiency strengths of a market economy while extending democracy to the workplace and to the structures of investment finance. Drawing on both theoretical and empirical research, Schweickart shows how and why this model is efficient, dynamic, and superior to capitalism along (...)
     
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    Global Poverty: Alternative Perspectives on What We Should Do—and Why.David Schweickart - 2008 - Journal of Social Philosophy 39 (4):471-491.
  5. Against Capitalism.David Schweickart - 1993 - Cambridge University Press.
    This book is a completely rewritten version of the author's earlier Capitalism or Worker Control?. Its central thesis is that, despite the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe and the break-up of the Soviet Union, capitalism cannot be justified on either economic or ethical grounds. There is in fact an alternative to capitalism that promises greater efficiency, and equality, and more rational growth, democracy and meaningful work. This alternative, Economic Democracy, is market socialism with decentralised investment planning and workplace democracy. (...)
     
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    Capitalism Vs the Climate.David Schweickart - 2018 - Radical Philosophy Review 21 (1):11-29.
    We are facing a terrifying moment in human history, but also a miraculous moment. At the very time when climate change threatens our species with extinction, we not only know that we face an existential threat, we have the means not only to avert catastrophe, but to provide virtually everybody on our planet with the material means for decent life. This paper asks, and attempts to answer, a series of questions: Why are we not doing what needs to be done? (...)
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    Analytical Marxism.David Schweickart - 1987 - Ethics 97 (4):869-870.
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    Capitalism Vs. The Climate: What Then Should We Do? What Then Should I Do?David Schweickart - forthcoming - Radical Philosophy Review.
    We are facing a terrifying moment in human history, but also a miraculous moment. At the very time when climate change threatens our species with extinction, we not only know that we face an existential threat, we have the means not only to avert catastrophe, but to provide virtually everybody on our planet with the material means for decent life. This paper asks, and attempts to answer, a series of questions: Why are we not doing what needs to be done? (...)
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  9. Capitalism or Worker Control? An Ethical and Economic Appraisal.David Schweickart - 1980 - New York, NY, USA: Praeger.
    Capitalism or Worker Control? An Ethical and Economic Appraisal.
     
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    Economic Democracy: A Worthy Socialism That Would Really Work.David Schweickart - manuscript
    Economic Democracy: A Worthy Socialism That Would Really Work.
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    Economic Democracy: A Worthy Socialism That Would Really Work.David Schweickart - 1992 - Science and Society 56 (1):9 - 38.
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    Property‐Owning Democracy or Economic Democracy?David Schweickart - 2012 - In T. Williamson (ed.), Property-Owning Democracy: Rawls and Beyond. Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 201--222.
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    Market Socialist Capitalist Roaders: A Comment on Arnold: David Schweickart.David Schweickart - 1987 - Economics and Philosophy 3 (2):308-319.
    Scott Arnold's recent paper, “Marx and Market Socialism,” advances a provocative thesis: market socialists are advocating an economic system that has a strong, internally generated tendency to revert to capitalism. They are, in short, “capitalist roaders”.
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    A Democratic Theory of Economic Exploitation Dialectically Developed.David Schweickart - manuscript
    I T I S S T A R T L I N G T O realize that the concept of economic exploitation, which has been the focus of intense philosophical debate for what seems like decades now, was barely touched on in John Rawls's 1971 masterwork, A Theory o f Justice, the book that ushered in the present era of Anglo - American social and political philosophy. The subject was broached just once by Rawls, and only to be dismissed as (...)
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    A Reply to Arnold's Reply.David Schweickart - 1987 - Economics and Philosophy 3 (2):331.
    Professor Arnold's reply to my reply seems not to have touched the substance of my argument. Perhaps I have been unclear. Arnold contends that any form of market socialism, if unchecked by central authorities, would revert to a system essentially undistinguishable from capitalism. Against this contention I have argued that a democratic, worker-controlled, market socialism that generates its investment fund by taxation exhibits no such tendency. Specifically, I argued that in such a society 1. there exists no tendency for socialized (...)
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    Book Review:Analytical Marxism. John Roemer. [REVIEW]David Schweickart - 1987 - Ethics 97 (4):869-.
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    Marxism in Latin America: A Defense.David Schweickart - 1986 - Journal of Social Philosophy 17 (2):20-35.
    Indeed the people are no longer what they were ten years ago. Some have been awakened by the revoluFionXy ferment. All have matured in blood and fire and become acutely conscious of their daily interests …… They have a strong belief in their historical mission, a salvation mission …… They are attracted by an extremely fascinating theory, Marxism, which is endowed with an immense power and is capable of turning the common people into fighters ready for all sacrifices.
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  18. Money, Markets, Morality: No Dogs or Philosophers Allowed.Ken Knisely, David Schweickart, David Haslett & Ronald Duska - forthcoming - DVD.
    How should we evaluate the economic environment we live in? Does anyone really believe in capitalism? How good are the philosophical judgments that inform the structures and habits of our economic lives? With David Schweickart , David Haslett , and Ronald Duska.
     
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  19. After Capitalism.David Schweickart - 2005 - Science and Society 69 (2):253-255.
     
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  20. After Capitalism, 2nd Edition.David Schweickart - 2011 - Lanham, MD 20706, USA: Rowman and Littlefield.
    Since first published in 2002, After Capitalism has offered students and political activists alike a coherent vision of a viable and desirable alternative to capitalism. David Schweickart calls this system Economic Democracy, a successor-system to capitalism which preserves the efficiency strengths of a market economy while extending democracy to the workplace and to the structures of investment finance. In the second edition, Schweickart recognizes that increased globalization of companies has created greater than ever interdependent economies and the debate about the (...)
     
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    Against Democracy? Libertarianism, Capitalism, and Climate Change Denialism.David Schweickart - 2019 - Journal of Social Philosophy 50 (4):664-680.
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  22. An Economic Democracy Reform Agenda.David Schweickart - 2012 - Perspectives on Global Development and Technology 2012:244-257.
     
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    A Marxist Perspective on the Human Person.David Schweickart - 1981 - Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 55 (N/A):99-107.
    A Marxist Perspective on the Human Person.
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  24. A New Capitalism or a New World?David Schweickart - 2009 - Selected Papers of the Beijing Forum 2009.
  25. A New Vision of Economic Democracy, Or: What To Do When the Bailout Fails.David Schweickart - 2009 - Tikkun 2009:30-36.
    A New Vision of Economic Democracy, Or: What To Do When the Bailout Fails.
     
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  26. Beijing Forum.David Schweickart - unknown
    The subtitle of Joel Kovel's The Enemy of Nature (originally published in 2002, revised edition 2007) states his thesis bluntly: The End of Capitalism or the End of the World? Kovel thinks we need a revolution--although he is fully cognizant as to how remote that prospect seems.
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  27. Economic Democracy: A Worthy Socialism That Would Work.David Schweickart - unknown
    “Economic Democracy: A Worthy Socialism that Would Really Work” laid out a model that was to form the basis of my book Against Capitalism, published by Cambridge University Press in 1993. The article, like the book itself, was a theoretical response to the triumphalism of the TINA crowd that followed the collapse of Soviet Union and the rejection of socialism by its satellite states in Eastern Europe. “A Worthy Socialism” was intended to demonstrate rigorously that there is an alternative, at (...)
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  28. Capitalism and Work: Some Utilitarian Considerations.David Schweickart - 1978 - Philosophical Forum 10 (2):171.
     
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  29. Capitalism, Contribution and Sacrifice.David Schweickart - 1976 - Philosophical Forum 7 (3):260.
  30. China: Market Socialist or Capitalist?David Schweickart - 2007 - In Jerry Harris (ed.), Alternative Globalizations Conference Documents. Chicago, IL, USA: pp. 162-178.
  31. China: Socialist or Capitalist?David Schweickart - 2015 - Perspectives on Global Development and Technology 14:13-25.
     
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    Democracy.David Schweickart - manuscript
    If we look at world history over the course of the past several centuries, it is hard to miss the fact that democracy has been advancing. Not steadily. There have been fits and starts, setbacks as well as gains, but it can scarcely be denied that the world is more democratic now than it was three centuries ago, or two centuries, or one century or fifty years ago or even twenty. There is scarcely a country in the world that does (...)
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  33. Democracy.David Schweickart - 2006 - In Anatole Anton & Richard Schmitt (eds.), Toward a New Socialism. Lanham, MD 20706, USA: pp. 311-324.
     
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    Debt and Deception.David Schweickart - 2007 - Business Ethics Quarterly 17 (1):147-161.
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  35. Does Historical Materialism Imply Socialism?David Schweickart - 2006 - In Michel Seymour & Matthias Fitsch (eds.), Reason and Emancipation: Essays in Honor of Kai Nielsen. pp. 196-207.
    Does Historical Materialism Imply Socialism?
     
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    Das Kapital E Eu.David Schweickart - 2018 - Kalagatos 14 (3):199-207.
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    Dr. Pangloss Goes to Market.David Schweickart - 1996 - Critical Review: A Journal of Politics and Society 10 (3):333-352.
    Abstract David Ramsay Steele's From Marx to Mises argues correctly that the standard account of the economic calculation debate is a misrepresentation. Mises and Hayek were not bested by Lange and Taylor. However, it is not true, as Steele claims, that socialists have yet to face the Misesian challenge, nor that the debate over socialist calculation sheds much light on the recent collapse of communism. Steele's critiques of market socialism and worker self?management and his treatment of Marx are, moreover, deficient, (...)
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  38. Democratic Socialism.David Schweickart - manuscript
    Democratic Socialism -- The relationship between democracy and socialism is a curious one. Both traditions are rooted philosophically in the concept of equality, but different aspects of equality are emphasized. Democracy appeals to political equality, the right of all individuals to participate in setting the rules to which all will be subject. Socialism emphasizes material equality--not strict equality, but an end to the vast disparities of income and wealth traceable to the inequalities of ownership of means of production.
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  39. Economic and Environmental Crises: Causes, Deep Causes, Solutions.David Schweickart - 2012 - PAPELES de Relaciones Ecosociales y Cambio Global 118:31-44.
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  40. Economic Crises, Environmental Crises: Moving Beyond Capitalism.David Schweickart - 2016 - In Cliff DuRand (ed.), Moving Beyond Capitalism. New York, NY, USA: pp. 83-99.
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    Friendly Critics, Critical Issues.David Schweickart - 1995 - Radical Philosophy Review of Books 11 (11):54-67.
  42. Friendly Critics, Critical Issues. [REVIEW]David Schweickart - 1995 - Radical Philosophy Review of Books 11 (11):54-67.
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  43. Historical Materialism and the Case for (One Kind of) Market Socialism.David Schweickart - 2003 - In Tony Andreani (ed.), Le socialismede marché àla choisée des chemins. Paris, France: pp. 71-94.
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  44. Is Capitalism Sustainable? The Case of China.David Schweickart - 2009 - International Politics Quarterly 30 (2):94-111.
    Is Capitalism Sustainable? The Case of China.
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  45. Is Sustainable Capitalism Possible?David Schweickart - unknown
    Growing numbers of people are beginning to realize that capitalism is the uncontrollable force driving our ecological crisis, only to become frozen in their tracks by the awesome implications of this insight.
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  46. Is ‘Sustainable Capitalism’ an Oxymoron?David Schweickart - 2008 - Perspectives on Global Developmnt and Technology 8 (2-3):557-578.
    Is ‘Sustainable Capitalism’ an Oxymoron?
     
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  47. La critica democrática de Marx al capitalismo y la estrategia china de desarrollo.David Schweickart - 2009 - Temas 60:25-36.
    La critica democrática de Marx al capitalismo y la estrategia china de desarroll.
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    Liberal Democracy: A Critique of its Theory.Arguing for Socialism: Theoretical Considerations.David Schweickart & Andrew Levine - 1987 - Noûs 21 (1):98.
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  49. Marx's Democratic Critique of Capitalism, and its Implications for China's Developmental Strategy.David Schweickart - manuscript
    As we all know, Marx's powerful and compelling critique of capitalism provided no explicit model for a viable alternative to capitalism, no "recipes for cookshops of the future," in his disdainful phrase.1 Marx shouldn’t be faulted for this omission. He was a "scientific" socialist. Although there were sufficient data available to him to ground his critique of capitalism, there was little upon which to draw regarding alternative economic institutions. No "experiments" had been performed. We no longer have that excuse.
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    Marx's Democratic Critique of Capitalism and Its Implications for a Viable Socialism.David Schweickart - 2014 - The Owl of Minerva 46 (1/2):67-77.
    This paper argues that Marx’s critique of capitalism is not, as commonly believed, a critique of the “free market.” I argue that the “market” under capitalism should be understood as a three-fold market—for goods and services, for labor and for capital. I argue that Marx’s critique is essentially a critique of the latter two markets, and not the first. Hence theoretical space opens up for “market socialism.” I proceed to elaborate briefly what specific institutions might comprise an economically viable socialism (...)
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