DEBT: The First
5,000 Years David Graeber @ Talks at Google


00:21:55 The false story of a society without money (bathering)

00:24:44 The more likely story based on anthropology and research …

00:31:02 The reason for quantification and the association of money and violence

00:44:12 Employing money in war and the example of Madagascar

00:56:13 The need for regulation in systems of virtual money (credit)

00:58:50 Democracy as a regulatory factor in the managment of dept

00:59:40 Q & A

David Graeber

David Rolfe Graeber (; born 12 February 1961) is an American anthropologist and anarchist activist, perhaps best known for his 2011 volume Debt: The First 5000 Years.
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Debt: The First 5000 Years

Debt: The First 5,000 Years is a book by anthropologist David Graeber published in 2011. It explores the historical relationship of debt with social institutions such as barter, marriage, friendship, slavery, law, religion, war and government; in short, much of the fabric of human life in society.
Definition from Wikipedia – Debt: The First 5000 Years

Jubilee (Christianity)

In Judaism and Christianity, the concept of the Jubilee is a special year of remission of sins and universal pardon.
Definition from Wikipedia – Jubilee (Christianity)

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