Tag: Marx

On the Nature of Marx’s Things Translation as Necrophilology


On the Nature of Marx’s Things: Translation as Necrophilology (Lit Z) by Jacques Lezra
English | March 27, 2018 | ISBN: 0823279421, 082327943X | True EPUB | 288 pages | 2.4 MB
On the Nature of Marx’s Things is a major rethinking of the Marxian tradition, one based not on fixed things but on the inextricable interrelation between the material world and our language for it. Lezra traces to Marx’s earliest writings a subterranean, Lucretian practice that he calls necrophilological translation that continues to haunt Marx’s inheritors. This Lucretian strain, requiring that we think materiality in non-self-evident ways, as dynamic, aleatory, and always marked by its relation to language, raises central questions about ontology, political economy, and reading.

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Marx, Capital, and the Madness of Economic Reason


David Harvey, "Marx, Capital, and the Madness of Economic Reason"
English | ISBN: 0190691484 | 2017 | 252 pages | AZW3 | 1373 KB
Karl Marx’s Capital is one of the most important texts written in the modern era. Since 1867, when the first of its three volumes was published, it has had a profound effect on politics and economics in theory and practice throughout the world. But Marx wrote in the context of capitalism in the second half of the nineteenth century, and his assumptions and analysis need to be updated in order to address to the technological, economic, and industrial change that has followed Capital’s initial publication. In Marx, Capital, and the Madness of Economic Reason, David Harvey not only provides a concise distillation of his famous course on Capital, but also makes the text relevant to the twenty-first century’s continuing processes of globalization. This book serves as an accessible window into Harvey’s unique approach to Marxism and takes readers on a riveting roller coaster ride through recent global history. It demonstrates how and why

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Marx 200 – a review of Marx’s economics 200 years after his birth


Michael Roberts, "Marx 200 – a review of Marx’s economics 200 years after his birth"
English | 2018 | pages: 176 | ISBN: 0244076251 | EPUB | 1,3 mb
Marx’s economic theories 200 years after his birth in 1818. Marx’s main ideas about the development of capitalism as the dominant mode of social organisation globally. And the critics of Marx’s ideas over the last 150 years. Finally whether Marx’s predictions about the future of capitalism have been and will prove to be right.

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Exploring Marx’s Capital Philosophical, Economic and Political Dimensions


Jacques Bidet, "Exploring Marx’s Capital: Philosophical, Economic and Political Dimensions"
English | 2007 | ISBN: 9004149376 | PDF | pages: 352 | 1.5 mb
This volume, originally published in French, offers a new interpretation of Marx’s great work. By exploring the work as a step in a process of theoretical development, Jacques Bidet re-assesses Marx’s system in its set of constitutive categories, seeking to pin down the difficulties they encountered and the analytical and critical value they still have today.

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Marx, Alienation and Techno-Capitalism


Marx, Alienation and Techno-Capitalism
English | 2022 | ISBN: 3031073843 | 437 Pages | PDF EPUB (True) | 3 MB
In this book, translated into English for the first time, Lelio Demichelis takes on a modern perspective of the concept/process of alienation. This concept-much more profound and widespread today than first described and denounced by Marx-has largely been forgotten and erased. Using the characters of Narcissus, Pygmalion and Prometheus, the author reinterprets and updates Marx, Nietzsche, Anders, Foucault and, in particular, critical theory and the Frankfurt School views on an administered society (where everything is automated and engineered, manifest today in algorithms, AI, machine learning and social networking) showing that, in a world where old and new forms of alienation come together, man is increasingly led to delegate (i.e. alienate) sovereignty, freedom, responsibility and the awareness of being alive.

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Stalin Versus Marx The Stalinist Historical Doctrine


Klaus Mehnert, "Stalin Versus Marx: The Stalinist Historical Doctrine "
English | ISBN: 1138719307 | 2017 | 126 pages | PDF | 5 MB
Originally published in 1952, this book examines the change from revolutionism to nationalism which took place in the Soviet Union during the 1930s. It describes the course of this change, as shown by Stalin’s decrees and writings, and discusses the Stalinist conception of Russian and world history, and its bearing on world revolution.

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