Wilko von Prittwitz

Wilko von Prittwitz
National Distance Education University | UNED · Departamento de Trabajo Social

PhD

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Abstract Money should not be able to escape the study and review of its social function. The use and social phenomena related to money and complementary currencies in general are of great interest to sociology, especially with regard to the past experiences that show the possibility to implement alternative monetary systems to modern society in ti...
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Abstract Money should not be able to escape the study and review of its social function. The use and social phenomena related to money and complementary currencies in general are of great interest to sociology, especially with regard to the past experiences that show the possibility to implement alternative monetary systems to modern society in tim...
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The Spanish history of money provides many interesting examples of complementary currencies, of which in this contribution only a small cut-out could be illuminated. For investigatores and collectors, this is a rich and so far still little developed area. It would be desirable, albeit within the framework of research projects, to work out their gen...
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RESUMEN Este estudio de la moneda social española histórica es fruto de un minucioso trabajo científico de investigación documental para la implantación de tipos de monedas complementarias municipales, como instrumentos temporales de desarrollo local y herramientas de la "nueva economía". Nuestra labor de documentación de la moneda social española...
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This chapter explores the relationship between contexts of socio-economic demise and the experimentation with monetary plurality. It reviews a handful of cases in which the proliferation of complementary currencies emerged bottom upwards in contexts of severe distress. The chapter presents monetary plurality as a temporary but ubiquitous solution i...
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Our work focuses on the study of currency types, as well as their classification and definition. We analyze how many different types of currencies there may be and what their functions and forms are, both past and present. The functions of the existing types of money and currency (unit of account and measure, means of exchange, pattern of deferred...
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Introducción Desde el ganado, la sal o las conchas hasta las monedas y los billetes, muchas de las formas de dinero del pasado que conocemos hoy han dejado huellas en la Historia, en el lenguaje e incluso en nuestro quehacer diario. De la sal procede nuestro "salario"; del ganado, el "capital"; y del peso del metal, el nombre de la propia moneda, q...

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Monedas sociales como instrumentos de re-dirección de la economía ayuda social y herramienta cash