Roads not travelled: Piketty’s history of inequality

Renewal - ISSN 0968-5211
Volume 28 Number 2 (2020)

Roads not travelled: Piketty’s history of inequality
David Cowan pages -


Building on, and revising, the best-selling Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Thomas Piketty’s new book offers a sweeping history of the ideas which justified inequality in the past. It poses uncomfortable questions to the British left in the present.

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