Richard B. Day, Ph. D. (1970), University of London, is Professor of Political Economy at the University of Toronto, Canada. He has published extensively on Soviet economic and political history, including Leon Trotsky and the Politics of Economic Isolation (Cambridge University Press, 1973).
Daniel F. Gaido, Ph.D. (2000), University of Haifa (Israel), is a researcher at the National Research Council (Conicet), Argentina. He is the author of The Formative Period of American Capitalism (Routledge, 2006) and co-editor, together with Richard B. Day, of Witnesses to Permanent Revolution: The Documentary Record (Brill, 2009).
All interested in the history of socialism and Marxist political economy, particularly the reception of Marx’s economic works and the polemics between Marxist and bourgeois economists.
Table of contents
Introduction: The Early Reception of Marx’s Economic Works
Why Does Marx Matter?
Richard B. Day
1 Karl Marx’s Point of View in his Political-Economic Critique: A Review of Karl Marx, Capital: A Critique of Political Economy (1872)
Illarion Ignat’evich Kaufmann
2 The History of a Book [On the Fortieth Anniversary of the Publication of Capital, Vol. I] (1907)
3 “The Poverty of Philosophy” and “Capital” (1886)
4 A Contribution to the Critique of Karl Marx’s Economic System (1894)
5 Theories of Surplus Value (1905)
6 Marx’s Critique of Ricardo (1906)
7 The Prehistory of Marxian Economics (1911–12)
8 Theories of Surplus Value (1910)
9 A Contribution to the Understanding of Marx’s Research Method (1910)
10 On the History of the Theory of Value (1903)
11 Karl Marx’s Formulation of the Problem of Theoretical Economics (1905)
12 Back to Adam Smith! (1900)
13 Werner Sombart’s Modern Capitalism (1903)
14 The Psychological Tendency in Recent Political Economy (1892)
15 The Austrian School (1926)
16 Marx’s Teaching on Production and Consumption (1930)
17 Fundamental Features of Marx’s Theory of Value and How it Differs from Ricardo’s Theory (1924)
18 Towards a History of the Text of the First Chapter of Marx’s Capital (1929)
19 Essays on Marx’s Theory of Money (1926–8)
20 The Dialectical Development of Categories in Marx’s Economic System (1929)
Appendix: Pages from the Life and Creative Work of Economist I.I. Rubin (1992)
Lyudmila L. Vasina and Yakov G. Rokityansky