Dialectics of the Ideal

Evald Ilyenkov and Creative Soviet Marxism

Edited by Alex Levant, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada and Vesa Oittinen, University of Helsinki

Status: 
€105,00
$128.00
ISBN13: 
9789004230972
E-ISBN: 
9789004246928
Publication Date: 
December 2013
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 221 pp.
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ISSN: 
1570-1522
Volume: 
60

Giuseppe Cospito, University of Pavia

The book provides a diachronic analysis of the origins and development of the main theoretical-political categories in Gramsci’s Prison Notebooks.
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Volume: 
130
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266322
Expected: 
September 2016
€135,00
$162.00

Dan La Botz, Murphy Institute – City University of New York (CUNY)

This volume is a valuable re-assessment of the Nicaraguan Revolution by a Marxist historian of Latin American political history. It shows that the FSLN’s lack of commitment to democracy was a key factor in the way that the revolution went awry.
Series: 
Volume: 
127
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291300
Expected: 
September 2016
€154,00
$185.00

Patrick Murray, Creighton University

The Mismeasure of Wealth: Essays on Marx and Social Form gathers Patrick Murray’s essays reinterpreting Marx and Marxian theory published since his Marx’s Theory of Scientific Knowledge (1988), along with two previously unpublished essays and an introduction.
Series: 
Volume: 
126
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231016
Expected: 
September 2016
€189,00
$227.00

Edited by Agon Hamza

This volume will attempt to explore the theological implications of the political and philosophical thought of Althusser. The return to Althusser’s theological writings is indeed a timely intervention because of 1) the continued impact of the (post)secular orientation and vulgar atheism, and 2)...
Series: 
Volume: 
124
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291546
Expected: 
September 2016
€110,00
$132.00

Martyn Ives

In Reform, Revolution and Direct Action amongst British Miners, Martyn Ives reveals the full extent of the astonishing militancy of 1919, when revolutionaries led unofficial rank and file movements against government, mine owners and trade union leaders.
Series: 
Volume: 
123
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297012
Expected: 
September 2016
€139,00
$167.00

Loren Goldner

The historical studies presented here examine four ideologies—Leninism, Trotskyism, anarchism , and anti-imperialism— still with us, if diffusely. They attempt to overcome the legacies of the Second, Third and Fourth Internationals, and of “real existing socialism”, in the Soviet Union and...
Series: 
Volume: 
122
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004298521
Expected: 
September 2016
€115,00
$138.00

Reiner Tosstorff, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Based on extensive archive research, this first comprehensive history of the Red International of Labour Unions looks at the contribution of communism to the international trade union movement in the interwar years.
Series: 
Volume: 
120
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004236646
Expected: 
September 2016
€269,00
$323.00

Paolo Favilli, Genoa University

In The History of Italian Marxism, Paolo Favilli explores how cultures inspired by Marx and 'Marxism' developed in Italy from the time of the First International up till the eve of the First World War.
Series: 
Volume: 
119
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004296954
Expected: 
September 2016
€178,00
$214.00

Kôzô Uno (Translated by Thomas T. Sekine and edited by John R. Bell)

Uno was perhaps the greatest exponent of the Japanese school of Marxist economics. In this book he illustrates how he would present a ‘mid-range’ theory of capitalism, by summarising the three types of economic policy that the bourgeois state successively adopted: mercantilism, liberalism and...
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Volume: 
118
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235557
Expected: 
August 2016
€145,00
$174.00

Darko Suvin, McGill University

Darko Suvin’s ‘X-Ray’ of Socialist Yugoslavia offers an indispensable overview of a unique and often overlooked twentieth-century socialism.
Series: 
Volume: 
117
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306943
Expected: 
August 2016
€165,00
$198.00

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