An Introduction to the Three Volumes of Karl Marx's Capital by Michael Heinrich,Alex Locascio

By Michael Heinrich,Alex Locascio

The worldwide fiscal difficulty and recession that begun in 2008 had at the very least one unforeseen end result: a surge in revenues of Karl Marx's Capital. even if mainstream economists and commentators as soon as disregarded Marx's paintings as outdated and mistaken, a few are begrudgingly acknowledging an research that sees capitalism as inherently volatile. and naturally, there are these, like Michael Heinrich, who've visible the price of Marx all alongside, and are in a special place to provide an explanation for the intricacies of Marx's thought.
Heinrich's sleek interpretation of Capital is now to be had to English-speaking readers for the 1st time. It has passed through 9 versions in Germany, is the traditional paintings for Marxist research teams, and is used largely in German universities. the writer systematically covers all 3 volumes of Capital and explains all of the easy elements of Marx's critique of capitalism in a manner that's transparent and concise. He presents history info at the highbrow and political milieu during which Marx labored, and appears at the most important matters past the scope of Capital, resembling category fight, the connection among capital and the country, accusations of old determinism, and Marx's knowing of communism. Uniquely, Heinrich emphasizes the financial personality of Marx's paintings, as well as the conventional emphasis at the hard work conception of price, this highlighting the relevance of Capital to the age of economic explosions and implosions.

Show description

Read Online or Download An Introduction to the Three Volumes of Karl Marx's Capital PDF

Best ideologies books

The Political Economy of Corruption (Routledge Contemporary Economic Policy Issues)

'Grand' corruption, more often than not used to outline corruption among the pinnacle political elite, has drawn expanding realization from teachers and coverage makers in the course of contemporary years. Our knowing of the reasons and mechanisms of this sort of corruption, even though, falls in need of its significance and outcomes.

Jürgen Habermas: Strukturwandel der Öffentlichkeit. Das Prinzip Öffentlichkeit im Wandel (German Edition)

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich Politik - Politische Theorie und Ideengeschichte, notice: 2,0, Universität Konstanz, Veranstaltung: Theorien politischer Kommunikation, 12 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Die vorliegende Arbeit beschäftigt sich mit der Habilitationsschrift von Jürgen Habermas „Strukturwandel der Öffentlichkeit“, dem „Typus bürgerliche Öffentlichkeit“, den Habermas darin entwirft und dem Wandel den dieses Prinzip der Öffentlichkeit durchläuft.

West of Eden

This account charts the extraordinary upward thrust of communalism within the 60's and 70's, as millions became their backs on their assigned roles for you to construct one other international jointly, outdoor the nation and the industry. utilizing memoir and flashbacks, oral heritage and archival resources, the intense quest to discover an alternative choice to the conventional and the consumptive lifestyle is richly illuminated.

Is the “Clash of Civilizations", as predicted by Samuel Huntington, inescapable?

Essay aus dem Jahr 2009 im Fachbereich Politik - Politische Theorie und Ideengeschichte, Macquarie collage, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: certainly, if one reconsiders the devastating terrorist assaults of Sep 11 and the battle in Iraq a few may realize “evidence of the conflict of civilisations happening, pitting Western and Islamic civilisations opposed to one another” (Rajendram, 2002, p.

Additional resources for An Introduction to the Three Volumes of Karl Marx's Capital

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.96 of 5 – based on 30 votes