Embodied capital in the history of inequality

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This article engages Thomas Piketty's Capital and Ideology from the perspective of the human body and public health. It explores how Piketty's account could be enriched by examining how economic inequality produces physiological inequity and how human health is essential to understanding the intractability of capitalist crises.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere12721
JournalHistory Compass
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • History


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