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Recent Publications of Interest
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- [South Asian Edition] Marx’s Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism
- The Philosophical Roots of Anti-Capitalism: Essays on History, Culture, and Dialectical Thought (Studies in Marxism and Humanism)
- Marx at the Margins: On Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Non-Western Societies, Expanded Edition
- Democracy, Dialectics, and Difference: Hegel, Marx, and 21st Century Social Movements
Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya and Other Marxist-Humanist Classics
The assessment of Goldwater in this draft thesis is referenced in the recent IMHO article, “Theoretical and Practical Perspectives for Overcoming Capitalism.” – J. Turk
The Raya Dunayevskaya Collection Is Now Online.
We are linking to the online version of the Raya Dunayevskaya Collection, which makes her germinal writings more widely available than before. (Her books have long been on our Literature Pages.) From time to time, we will be running commentaries with links to these online texts, whether on Marxism and dialectics, or on an array of other issues related to today’s myriad struggles for human emancipation and their contradictions. Read More…
August 12, 2016
Jason Schulman commented on Marxist-Humanism’s Contribution to Developing Perspectives for Transcending Capitalism — By Peter Hudis A typically excellent contribution from Peter. Two quibbles. First, I'd say that Sanders' social democratic program was more "robust" than "paltry." If implemented in full it wouldn't overturn capi…
August 07, 2016
kia saidi commented on Coup and Counter-coup in Turkey — by Richard Abernethy I see this counter-coup, which is itself a coup against the people, and the weak so-called democracy in Turkey, as another step toward centralization of power in the hands of Erdogan to crack down aga…
August 04, 2016
Mia Carlsen commented on [Discussion Article] On the Perils of Populism: Brexit, the Left and the EU — by David Black David Black has written a very challenging article, raising some important issues concerning the present state of capitalism and the different ways of approaching it in Europe today. He is developing …
July 08, 2016
Barbara Kraft commented on The Rise, Decline, and Return of Marxist Feminism — by Frieda Afary and Farzaneh Raji What an extraordinary piece of scholarship and an incredible education for someone like myself. Brava Frieda!
June 29, 2016
Pradip Baksi commented on The Rise, Decline, and Return of Marxist Feminism — by Frieda Afary and Farzaneh Raji I draw the attention of Frieda Afary and Farzaneh Raji to the following texts on gender inequality, time use studies and Marx's study of history: https://www.academia.edu/26614824/Alexander_Szalai_Wo…