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[This chapter is an introduction to the main theme of the book. That is, understanding and undoing the capitalist orthodoxy and reviving essential forms of wealth as well as the socio-political and emancipatory role of education and culture. Drawing on examples from classroom discussions to...
[ A renewed value system in indeed a possibility. It can be created based on a process of examination, deconstruction, and reconstruction of norms, definitions, and perceptions that constitute previous and current social contracts. This chapter initiates such a process. It draws on literary...
[This chapter is an analysis of the latest renditions of capitalism including neoliberalism, surveillance techno-feudalism, and green growth. Neoliberalism is scrutinised in more detail both as it is the basis on which the other two variants have developed and as its edicts have compelled social...
[This chapter delineates the instrumentalisation and transformation of education and culture – as soft power instruments – under the hegemony of the Happy Capitalist orthodoxy. The analysis is to provide an overview of the de- and repatterning processes deployed through the use and the...
[ This chapter introduces an innovative conceptual framework called the Big Wealth Pie (BWP) as a basis for value renewal and undoing the global Happy Capitalist contract. The chapter is divided into two main parts. The first section sets forth the definition of wealth and the logic used in the...
[This last chapter is a brief reflection on the possibilities and choices we have to construct our proper narrative as a generation. It returns to the question that was raised at the beginning of the book on the Happy Capitalist regime of truth that has prioritised economic and symbolic wealth,...
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