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首先要知道重新发明货币的尝试自古有之。正如社会学家薇薇安娜·扎丽泽(Viviana Zelizer)在其著作《金钱的社会意义》中所指出的那样:“尽管人们普遍认为‘一块钱就是一块钱,没什么好说的’,但其实在世界各地人们都在不断创造不同类型的货币。”而许多创新至少在某一段时间内会激起一阵波澜。


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