Why should individuals worry about living in a “market society,” where everything is for sale? Harvard professor Michael Sandel explains that introducing marketing values and strategies into areas such as education and civic life changes their character and meaning. Moreover, market influences are intensifying income inequality and undermining democracy. If you’re interested in the hot-button topic of income inequality, getAbstract believes this popular TED Talk is a must-see.
About the Speaker
Michael Sandel is a political philosophy professor at Harvard University. He teaches a popular course on justice, which is viewable on YouTube.