Marxism

Download E-books El Concepto de ideología. Volumen 2. El marxismo posterior a Marx: Gramsi y Althusser PDF

By Jorge Larraín

El concepto de ideología que propone Jorge Larraín en este texto, se relaciona con los angeles tradición marxista tras l. a. muerte de este filósofo, y que es trabajado, principalmente, por autores como Lenin, Lukács, Gramsci y Althusser. Larraín hace referencia en sus notas introductorias, a los angeles poca importancia que se le dio al concepto de ideología tras los angeles muerte de Marx, pues como él señala, entre 1930 y 1964, las posibilidades de generar una revolución socialista eran muy pocas y, por tanto, el número y calidad de autores y obras marxistas es mínimo, con lo cual el concepto de ideología permanece en el olvido hasta los años 1965-1990

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Download E-books Critique of Dialectical Reason, Volume 1 PDF

By Jean-Paul Sartre

At the peak of the Algerian battle, Jean-Paul Sartre launched into a basic reappraisal of his philosophical and political concept. the end result was once the Critique of Dialectical Reason, an highbrow masterpiece of the 20th century, now republished with a massive unique creation through Fredric Jameson.
Here, Sartre begun a brand new concept of historical past that he believed used to be invaluable for postwar Marxism. His important situation was once the constitution of sophistication fight and the destiny of the mass routine of well known insurrection, from the French Revolution on the finish of the eighteenth century to the Russian and chinese language revolutions within the 20th.

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Download E-books Marxist Political Economy: Essays in Retrieval: Selected Works of Geoff Pilling PDF

Geoff Pilling’s paintings indicates that Marxist conception is correct to these suffering to appreciate the issues of capitalist society at the present time, and that the paintings not just of Marx and Engels yet that of later Marxist theorists, together with Lenin is worthy learning. It additionally exhibits that to appreciate the issues of today’s society wishes greater than slim expert fiscal research, yet a deep information of present advancements in society.

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Download E-books Capital and Its Discontents: Conversations with Radical Thinkers in a Time of Tumult (Spectre) PDF

By Sasha Lilley

In an period of profound financial and ecological situation, this assortment unravels the dynamic contradictions on the center of capitalism and issues attainable methods ahead to a liberatory destiny. via a chain of incisive conversations with the most eminent thinkers and political economists at the Left—including Noam Chomsky, Tariq Ali, David Harvey, Ellen Meiksins wooden, Mike Davis, and Doug Henwood—Sasha Lilley examines the roots of the worldwide monetary meltdown, neoliberalism within the international South and North, struggles opposed to empire prior and current, the everlasting pendulum swing of social rebellion, and the possibilities of the novel culture in a time of austerity.

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Download E-books History and the Dialectic of Violence: Analysis of Sartre's 'Critique De La Raison Dialectique' PDF

By Raymond Aron

From the preface:
The Critique, in truth, constitutes a
kind of summa, because it bargains with the full tricky that I
had yet in part thought of within the creation. It elaborates a
theory of figuring out within the experience, following Dilthey and
Weber, that I had taken the time period. It offers with the boundaries of
the comprehensible or the intelligible, as Jaspers had performed for
psychology and Weber had performed for the research of social and
historical truth. It endeavours to complex a typology of
practicc-oriented ensembles, or in different woi'ds, a typology of
the various modalities of reciprocal family among the
individual and collectives, of the several modes of integration
of collectives into consciousnesses and, inversely, of consciousnesses
into collectives. and at last, yet with no offering the
sustaining argument, that is left to a moment quantity, the
Critique takes as an final objective the intelligibility of a single
History, which has a tendency in the direction of the root of fact, or the
possibility of fact, from a totalizing of the changing into of man.
All the whereas Sartre follows the line that had led neo-Kantians
and phenomenologists to a opposite end: the extra that
understanding the earlier expresses the historicity of the historian,
the extra it really is pointed out with the conception of a combination
of situations by way of the actor, and the fewer it avoids perspectivism.
It turns out to justify the in a different way trite formulation that
each iteration and every epoch re-writes heritage. simply because the
future isn't but current, and since every one iteration and each
epoch supplies itself a special previous due to the destiny towards
which it really is orientated, it's the destiny that determines the current.

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Download E-books Critique of Economic Reason (Radical Thinkers) PDF

André Gorz’s past books—from Ecology as Politics to Farewell to the operating Class and Paths to Paradise—have educated and encouraged the main radical currents in eco-friendly routine in Europe and the US during the last 20 years. In Critique of financial Reason, he bargains his fullest account to this point of the terminal hindrance of a process the place each task and aspiration has been subjected to the rule of thumb of the marketplace. via rigorously delineating the existential and cultural limits of financial rationality, he emphasizes the pressing have to create a society which rejects the paintings ethic in prefer of an emancipatory ethic of loose time.

At the center of his substitute is an advocacy no longer of “full employment,” yet of an equivalent distribution of the diminishing quantity of useful paid paintings. He offers a realistic procedure for lowering the operating week, and develops a thorough model of a assured salary for all. especially, he argues utopian imaginative and prescient is now the one real looking thought, and that “economic cause needs to be again to its true—that is subordinate—place.”

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Download E-books Philosophizing the Everyday: Revolutionary Praxis and the Fate of Cultural Theory (Marxism and Culture) PDF

By John Roberts

After modernism and postmodernism, it really is argued, the standard supposedly is the place a democracy of flavor is introduced into being - where the place paintings is going to get well its regularly occurring and collective pleasures, and the place the shared pleasures of pop culture are indulged, from superstar magazines to procuring shops. John Roberts argues that this realizing of the typical downgrades its progressive that means and philosophical implications. Bringing radical political concept again to the centre of the dialogue, he exhibits how notions of cultural democratization were oversimplified. announcing that the typical shouldn't be narrowly pointed out with the preferred, Roberts opinions the way the concept that is now overly linked to intake and 'ordinariness'. attractive with the paintings of key thinkers together with, Lukács, Arvatov, Benjamin, Lefebvre, Gramsci, Barthes, Vaneigem, and de Certeau, Roberts indicates how the concept that of the typical is still primary to debates on ideology, revolution and praxis. He bargains a lucid account of alternative methods that built over the process the 20th century, making this an excellent e-book for an individual trying to find a politicised method of cultural idea.

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Download E-books Global Political Economy: A Marxist Critique PDF

By Bill Dunn

This is an bold survey of the background and kingdom of the area economic climate, masking the key upheavals of the capitalist procedure over the past a hundred years.

Bill Dunn presents an unique and enlightening rationalization of the nation of the area economic system. He covers all of the major points of worldwide political economic system explaining the theories in the back of construction, exchange, finance and relatives among wealthy and terrible nations. He additionally tackles the query of the starting place of capitalism, a debate that often proves well known between scholars and teachers. Dunn additionally incorporates a critique of different views, exhibiting that Marxism nonetheless presents the simplest analytical instruments for realizing the worldwide economy.

This entire textual content is a needs to for college kids of politics and economics who're prepared to appreciate how the economic climate reached its present level and what the longer term is probably going to bring.

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Download E-books Morning Star: surrealism, marxism, anarchism, situationism, utopia (Surrealist Revolution) PDF

By Michael Löwy

An accelerated variation of respected theorist Michael Löwy's Morning superstar: Marxism and Surrealism (previously released in French, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, and Greek), this masterwork collects the author's essays at the ways that surrealism intersected with various innovative political methods, starting from utopian beliefs to Marxism and situationism. Taking its identify from André Breton's essay "Arcane 17," which casts the superstar because the searing firebrand of uprising, Löwy's provocative paintings spans many views. those contain surrealist artists who have been deeply drawn to Marxism and anarchism (Breton between them), in addition to Marxists who have been deeply attracted to surrealism (Walter Benjamin in particular).

Probing the dialectics of innovation, variety, continuity, and cohesion all through surrealism's overseas presence, Morning Star additionally accommodates analyses of Claude Cahun, man Debord, Pierre Naville, José Carlos Mariátegui and others, followed through various reproductions of surrealist artwork. an awfully wealthy assortment, Morning Star provides to ignite new dialogues concerning the very nature of dissent.

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Download E-books Marx and Freud in Latin America: Politics, Psychoanalysis, and Religion in Times of Terror PDF

By Bruno Bosteels

The turbulent area throughout the eyes of Marx and Freud.
Marx and Freud in Latin America seeks to think again the undying relevance of the paintings of Marx and Freud for Latin the USA, according to the idea that Marxism and psychoanalysis are neither philosophical doctrines nor positivist sciences yet quite intervening doctrines of the topic, in political and clinical-affective occasions. After going over the potential purposes for Marx and Freud's personal overlooked stumble upon with the realities of Latin the US, the booklet offers ten reviews to argue that artwork and literature--the novel, poetry, theater, film--perhaps extra so than the militant tract or the theoretical essay offer a symptomatic website for the research of such procedures of subjectivization.

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