Financialisation in Crisis

Edited by Costas Lapavitsas, University of London SOAS

Status: 
€102,00
$136.00
ISBN13: 
9789004201071
E-ISBN: 
9789004201088
Publication Date: 
March 2012
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xv, 260 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
1570-1522
Volume: 
32

Barbara C. Allen, La Salle University

In Alexander Shlyapnikov, 1885-1937: Life of an Old Bolshevik, Barbara Allen offers an account of the political formation and positions of Russian Communist Alexander Shlyapnikov. As leader of the Workers' Opposition (1919-21), Shlyapnikov sought trade union mastery over the economy.
Series: 
Volume: 
90
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248533
Expected: 
January 2015

Edited by Alexander Anievas, University of Cambridge

Cataclysm 1914 brings together a number of prominent leftist scholars from a variety of fields to explore the many aspects of the origins, trajectories and consequences of the First World War and its impact in the making of modern world politics.
Series: 
Volume: 
89
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262676
Expected: 
November 2014

Craig Brandist, University of Sheffield

In The Dimensions of Hegemony Craig Brandist offers a detailed analysis of debates around the cultural and linguistic aspects of proletarian leadership in revolutionary Russia. The result is a new perspective on critiques usually associated with sociolinguistic and post-colonial studies.
Series: 
Volume: 
86
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231856
Expected: 
February 2015

Karl Korsch, with an introduction by Michael Buckmiller

The republication of Karl Korsch's Karl Marx (1936) makes available to a new generation of readers the most concise account of Karl Marx's thought by one of the major figures of twentieth-century Western Marxism.
Series: 
Volume: 
85
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004193956
Expected: 
January 2015

Richard Mullin

The Russian Social-Democratic Labour Party, 1899‒1904 is a volume of translated documents which express the views of the main anti-Leninist tendencies during the period in question.
Series: 
Volume: 
84
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004218789
Expected: 
January 2015

Jacob A. Zumoff, New Jersey City University

This book examines the development of the Communist Party in the United States in its first decade, from 1919 to 1929. It argues that the Communist International played an important role in the early part of this decade in forcing the party to "Americanise". By the late 1920s, however,...
Series: 
Volume: 
82
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004219601
Publication date: 
August 2014

Edited by Gregor Benton, Nanyang Technological University

Prophets Unarmed is an authoritative sourcebook on the Chinese Communist Party's main early opposition. The Opposition’s standpoints and proposals and its association with the democratic movement are not without relevance to China's present crisis of morals and authority.
Series: 
Volume: 
81
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269767
Expected: 
November 2014

Gary Roth, Rutgers University at Newark

Marxism in a Lost Century retells the history of the radical left during the twentieth century. Three biographical themes receive special attention -- the self-taught nature of left-wing activity, Mattick’s publishing endeavors, and the nexus of men, politics, and friendship.
Series: 
Volume: 
80
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004227798
Expected: 
November 2014

Edited by Susan J. Spronk, University of Ottawa and Jeffery R. Webber, Queen Mary, University of London

This volume focuses on changes to class formation and the state-form in Latin America. It explores the relationships between state and market in countries endowed with vast natural resource wealth such as Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil and Venezuela.
Series: 
Volume: 
79
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004226173
Expected: 
November 2014

Jan Rehmann, Union Theological Seminary and Free University, Berlin

Rehmann provides a comprehensive Gramscian socio-analysis of Max Weber's political and intellectual position in the ideological network of his time. He deciphers Weber as an organic intellectual who constructs a new bourgeois hegemony in the transition to 'Fordism'.
Series: 
Volume: 
78
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271791
Expected: 
October 2014

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