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Understanding your cooperatives

by C. H. Kirkman

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Cooperative Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cooperative Agriculture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementC.H. Kirkman, Jr
    SeriesCooperative information report -- no. 6, Cooperative information report -- no. 6.
    ContributionsUnited States. Agricultural Cooperative Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination146 pages
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27267531M
    OCLC/WorldCa13086732

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    • An Abiding Belief in Book Value as the Best Estimate of Value: Accounting estimates of asset value begin with the book value. Unless a substantial reason is given to do otherwise, accountants view the historical cost as the best estimate of the value of an asset.   In the second book, Understanding Socialism, Wolff looks at various socialist experiments throughout history and suggests a new path to socialism based on workplace democracy. Socialism allows the many to control the fruits of their labour. So he wants decentralised democracy through workers cooperatives. For him, the solution to recurrent.

    Rather, they challenge the narrow understanding of cooperatives as a mere business model and raise debate on the more fundamental role that cooperatives play in responding to social changes and in changing society itself. The book is unique in tracing the historical connection between cooperatives and the world of work since the end of the. An Introduction to Cooperatives. analyz ed in this book. These cooperatives also demonstrate that suggest a framework for understanding the .


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