By Michael Charles Howard, John Edward King
This moment quantity completes a severe historical past of the social, political, and theoretical forces in the back of Marxian economics--the in simple terms paintings in English to provide such complete therapy. starting with Marxian analyses of the nice melancholy and Stalinism, it explores the theories constructed to provide an explanation for the "long boom" in Western capitalism after the second one international warfare. Later chapters take care of post-Leninist theories of imperialism and carrying on with controversies in worth thought and the speculation of exploitation. After outlining fresh paintings at the "second slump," the mixing of rational-choice idea into Marxism, and the political financial system of socialism, the booklet concludes with a overview and review of Marxian conception over the complete interval for the reason that Marx's loss of life. compliment for the 1st quantity: "Howard and King have performed an outstanding job... One comes away with the impact of Marxian economics being a colourful topic, suitable to the issues of those occasions and beneficial in sensible matters."--Meghnad Desai, the days greater schooling Supplement
Originally released in 1992.
Read Online or Download A History of Marxian Economics, Volume 2: 1929-1990 (Princeton Legacy Library) PDF
Best marxism books
During this paintings, initially published in 1983, Barry clever examines the relevance of Foucault's paintings for constructing an realizing of these concerns which lie past the bounds of Marxist thought and research - matters equivalent to 'individualising' types of strength, power-knowledge kin, the increase of 'the social', and the linked socialisation of politics.
This formidable booklet offers a finished new 'macro-monetary' interpretation of Marx s logical procedure in "Capital," according to mammoth textual proof, and concludes that, opposite to the present view, there is not any 'transformation problem' in Marx s concept of costs of creation in quantity III.
For generations, historians of the proper, left, and middle have all debated the right way to comprehend V. I. Lenin’s position in shaping the Bolshevik get together within the years top as much as the Russian Revolution. At their worst, those experiences find his impact within the forcefulness of his character.
Slorach exhibits how capitalism created incapacity via turning our minds and our bodies into commodities to be priced and traded. those that don't healthy are excluded and pointed out as an issue.
This ebook examines the origins and improvement of incapacity, taking a look at incapacity routine in numerous components of the area and the hidden heritage of teams comparable to disabled struggle veterans, deaf humans and people in psychological misery.
It argues that Marxism is helping supply an realizing of the politics and nature of incapacity and provides a imaginative and prescient of a higher global for all.
Extra info for A History of Marxian Economics, Volume 2: 1929-1990 (Princeton Legacy Library)
Strachey, The Nature of Capitalist Crisis (London: Gollancz, 1935), pp. H. Dobb, Political Economy and Capitalism (London: Routledge, 1937), pp. 94-9, 108-14; Bauer, Zwischen, pp. 55—6, 62-6. 44. Moszkowska, Zur Kritik, pp. 50-2. 45. Moszkowska, Das Marxsche System: Ein Beitrag Zu Dessen Aufbau (Berlin: Verlag Hans Robert Engelmann, 1929), pp. 118-19; Moszkowska, Zur Kritik, pp. 46-7; cf. Sweezy, Theory, pp. 100-108. 46. K. Marx, Capital, volume III (Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1962), Ch.
Dobb, Political Economy and Capitalism (London: Routledge, 1937), pp. 94-9, 108-14; Bauer, Zwischen, pp. 55—6, 62-6. 44. Moszkowska, Zur Kritik, pp. 50-2. 45. Moszkowska, Das Marxsche System: Ein Beitrag Zu Dessen Aufbau (Berlin: Verlag Hans Robert Engelmann, 1929), pp. 118-19; Moszkowska, Zur Kritik, pp. 46-7; cf. Sweezy, Theory, pp. 100-108. 46. K. Marx, Capital, volume III (Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1962), Ch. XIV. 47. Sweezy, Theory, pp. 100-8; Dobb, Political Economy, p. 112.
Varga, The Great Crisis, pp. 19-23, and Day, The 'Crisis' and the 'Crash'. Moszkowska, Das Marxsche System, pp. 122-3. H. Dobb, 'Random Biographical Notes', Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2, 1978, p. 119. Strachey, Nature of Capitalist Crisis, p. 328; original stress. Bauer, Zwischen, p. 71; cf. ibid, pp. 55-6, and Bauer, 'Die Akkumulation', pp. 104—8 of the English translation. g. M. Bronfenbrenner, ' "Das Kapital" for the Modern Man', Science and Society, 29, 1967, pp. 419-38. On orthodox theories of the Depression, see G.