Das Kapital | Genius of the Modern World

Bettany and an economic journalist use the example of an 1860s 9-year-old boy who worked a 15-hour shift every day as the benchmark for what Marx believed was wrong with capitalism.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'45''
  • Broadcast year: 2016
Curriculum Connection
  • Politics

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Genius of the Modern World
  • Episode: Marx