The Dutch and German Communist Left (1900–68)

‘Neither Lenin nor Trotsky nor Stalin!’ - ‘All Workers Must Think for Themselves!’

Philippe Bourrinet, Université Paris-Sorbonne

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€210,00
$252.00
ISBN13: 
9789004269774
E-ISBN: 
9789004325937
Publication Date: 
December 2016
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
lxii, 639 pp.; incl. 52 (color) illustrations
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ISSN: 
1570-1522
Volume: 
125

Alessandro Carlucci, University of Oxford

In Gramsci and Languages Alessandro Carlucci explores the origins and significance of Antonio Gramsci’s interest in language, showing in particular how his experience of linguistic and cultural diversity contributed to the shaping of his intellectual and political profile.
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Volume: 
59
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231115
E-ISBN: 
9789004256392
Publication date: 
September 2013
€123,00
$144.00

Pelai Pagès i Blanch, University of Barcelona. Translated by Patrick L. Gallagher, Kent State University

In War and Revolution in Catalonia, 1936-1939, Pelai Pagès i Blanch analyses the political and military evolution of the events in Catalonia during the Spanish Civil War.
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Volume: 
58
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254268
E-ISBN: 
9789004254275
Publication date: 
October 2013
€121,00
$144.00

José Aricó. Translated from the Spanish by David Broder.

José Aricó explores why Latin-American reality was apparently 'excluded' from Marx's thought. Identifying the contradictions in Marx's attitude to 'peripheral' countries, Aricó challenges charges of 'Eurocentrism', demonstrating how Marx's hostility to Simón Bolívar's 'Bonapartism' coloured his...
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Volume: 
57
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217294
E-ISBN: 
9789004256354
Publication date: 
December 2013
€108,00
$130.00

Edited by Marcel van der Linden, International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam and Karl Heinz Roth. In collaboration with Max Henninger

What might a critique of the political economy of labour look like that critically reviews the experiences of the past five hundred years while moving beyond Eurocentrism? The twenty historical and theoretical essays in this volume discuss this question.
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Volume: 
56
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231344
E-ISBN: 
9789004231351
Publication date: 
November 2013
€176,00
$210.00

Álvaro García Linera, vice-president of Bolivia

Plebeian Power is a series of essays by Álvaro García Linera, making available to English readers the Bolivian vice-president's evolving analysis of the nature of the state, class and indigenous identity.
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Volume: 
55
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254435
E-ISBN: 
9789004254442
Publication date: 
April 2014
€121,00
$144.00

Jan Rehmann, Union Theological Seminary (NY) & the Free University (Berlin)

Jan Rehmann reconstructs the different strands of ideology theories, ranging from Marx to Adorno/Horkheimer, from Gramsci to Stuart Hall, from Althusser to Foucault, from Bourdieu to W.F. Haug. He puts them into dialogue with each other and applies them to today's high-tech-capitalism.
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Volume: 
54
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004252301
E-ISBN: 
9789004252318
Publication date: 
July 2013
€146,00
$170.00

Bryan D. Palmer, Trent University

Can workers win? Bryan D. Palmer presents a detailed account of the Minneapolis teamsters' strikes of 1934 to suggest that working-class victories are possible, however bad the circumstances.
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Volume: 
53
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254206
E-ISBN: 
9789004254862
Publication date: 
August 2013
€146,00
$170.00

Roland Boer, University of Newcastle, Australia

In the Vale of Tears offers the author's own detailed response to the long and rich tradition of Marxism and religion. It deals with the crucial issues of myth, political ambivalence, kairós, ethics, fetishism and death.
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Volume: 
52
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004252325
E-ISBN: 
9789004252349
Publication date: 
October 2013
€142,00
$170.00

Wade Matthews

In The New Left, National Identity, and the Break-Up of Britain Wade Matthews offers an intellectual history of the New Left, with a focus on the nexus between socialism and national identity in the work of key New Left thinkers.
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Volume: 
51
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004223967
E-ISBN: 
9789004253070
Publication date: 
August 2013
€123,00
$144.00

Jack M. Bloom, Indiana University Northwest

Jack M. Bloom presents a moving account of how an opposition developed and triumphed in communist Poland, showing the perspectives and experiences of the participants, while often letting them recount their own stories and explain their thinking.
Series: 
Volume: 
50
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231801
E-ISBN: 
9789004252769
Publication date: 
September 2013
€146,00
$170.00

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