Historical Materialism Book Series

Editorial Board:
Sébastien Budgen (Paris),
Steve Edwards (London),
Juan Grigera (London),
Marcel van der Linden (Amsterdam),
Peter Thomas (London)

Series Type: 
Series
ISSN: 
1570-1522
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Translated, Annotated, and Introduced by Frederick C. Corney, The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA

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Volume: 
114
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217256
Expected: 
November 2015
€226,00
$293.00

Guido Starosta, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes & CONICET

In Marx´s Capital, Method and Revolutionary Subjectivity, Guido Starosta develops a methodologically-minded critical reconstruction of the Marxian critique of political economy, which is shown to be a materialist inquiry into the social and historical determinations of revolutionary...
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Volume: 
112
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306479
Expected: 
November 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Alexander Bogdanov.Translated, edited and introduced by David G. Rowley, University of Wisconsin – Platteville

In The Philosophy of Living Experience, Alexander Bogdanov summarises his philosophy of empiriomonism, situates it in the history of materialist thought, explains the social genesis of each stage of that history, and anticipates his ultimate achievement – universal organisational science.
Series: 
Volume: 
111
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231900
Expected: 
November 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Dick Boer, University of Amsterdam (emiritus)

The present work argues that biblical theology is the attempt to ‘update’ the ‘language of the message’. It is the work of translation: it searches for a language that attends to the concerns of today’s world while ‘preserving’ the concerns that...
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Volume: 
110
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004273023
Expected: 
November 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Edited by Mark E. Blum, University of Louisville and William Smaldone, Willamette University

This volume offers the essential theoretical thought of the Austro-Marxist thinkers Otto Bauer, Max Adler, Karl Renner, Friedrich Adler, Rudolf Hilferding, and Otto Neurath over the span of their Austrian Social-Democratic careers, from the decades before World War I until the mid-1930s.
Series: 
Volume: 
109
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217560
Expected: 
November 2015
€186,00
$241.00

Edited by Andrey Maidansky, Belgorod National Research University and Vesa Oittinen, University of Helsinki

This edited collection of original research represents the first substantial English-language overview of the current in late Soviet philosophy known as the 'activity approach'.
Series: 
Volume: 
108
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004273139
Expected: 
October 2015
€99,00
$128.00

Alexander Gallas, University of Kassel

In The Thatcherite Offensive, Alexander Gallas shows that Thatcherism’s unity as a political project lay in the fact that the Thatcher governments profoundly shifted class relations in Britain in favour of capital and restructured the institutions underpinning class domination.
Series: 
Volume: 
107
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231610
Expected: 
October 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Jason Read, University of Southern Maine

The Politics of Transindividuality proposes a new understanding of not just the relation of the individual to the collective, but of politics and economics, one that can not only keep pace with existing transformations of capital but ultimately contest them.
Series: 
Volume: 
106
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217249
Expected: 
October 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Luca Basso, University of Padua

In Marx and the Common, Luca Basso offers an articulated analysis of Karl Marx's anthropological insights, connecting the element of individual realisation to the collective dimension of working-class struggle and of communism.
Series: 
Volume: 
105
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004296886
Expected: 
October 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Fred Moseley, Mount Holyoke College

This ambitious book presents a comprehensive new 'macro-monetary' interpretation of Marx’s logical method in Capital, based on substantial textual evidence, and concludes that, contrary to the prevailing view, there is no 'transformation problem' in Marx’s theory of...
Series: 
Volume: 
104
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004216556
Expected: 
October 2015
€139,00
$180.00

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Edited by Tyrus Miller, University of California at Santa Cruz and Erik Bachman, University of California at Santa Cruz

The image of György Lukács’s work, especially in the English-speaking world, has been limited by the absence of translations of some of the most significant writing. The Lukács Library seeks to fill out the picture of Lukács’s massively productive and diverse...
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