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
Imprint: 

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...
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Volume: 
104
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004216556
Expected: 
September 2015
€139,00
$180.00

Marcos Del Roio, UNESP (campus of Marilia)

In this work Marcos Del Roio analyses Gramsci's pre-prison political-theoretical activity in light of a radical thesis: that throughout Gramsci's life we see a total continuity between his political praxis and his philosophical reflection.
Series: 
Volume: 
103
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225824
Expected: 
September 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Guido Liguori, International Gramsci Society Italia

In Gramsci's Pathways Guido Liguori offers a philological 'excavation' of the Sardinian Communist's Prison Notebooks, providing fresh insight into the central themes of his thought.
Series: 
Volume: 
102
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004245198
Expected: 
September 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Pepijn Brandon, University of Pittsburgh

In War, Capital, and the Dutch State (1588-1795), Pepijn Brandon provides a sweeping new interpretation of the rise and fall of the Dutch Republic, focusing on the interaction between state and capital in the organisation of warfare.
Series: 
Volume: 
101
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004228146
Expected: 
September 2015
€135,00
$175.00
In Marxism and Historical Practice Bryan D. Palmer provides an impressive sweep across historical subjects and historians as subjects. These essays contribute to and extend the rich tradition of Marxist analysis, so necessary in understanding the past, informing the present, and changing the future.
Series: 
Volume: 
99
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297227
Expected: 
September 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Bryan D. Palmer, Trent University

In Marxism and Historical Practice Bryan D. Palmer provides an impressive sweep across historical subjects and historians as subjects. These essays contribute to and extend the rich tradition of Marxist analysis, so necessary in understanding the past, informing the present, and changing the future.
Series: 
Volume: 
98
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243859
Expected: 
September 2015
€159,00
$206.00

Edited by Laura da Graca, University of Buenos Aires - National University of La Plata, and Andrea Zingarelli, National University of La Plata

In Studies on Pre-Capitalist Modes of Production British and Argentinian historians analyse the Asiatic, Germanic, peasant, slave, feudal, and tributary modes of production by exploring historical processes and diverse problems of Marxist theory.
Series: 
Volume: 
97
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004263697
Expected: 
September 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Jonathan Martineau, Université du Québec à Montréal and Condordia University

In Time, Capitalism and Alienation, Jonathan Martineau provides a socio-historical analysis of the modern temporal regime and its relationship to capitalist development, from the innovation of the clock until the advent of World Standard Time.
Series: 
Volume: 
96
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249738
E-ISBN: 
9789004249745
Publication date: 
May 2015
€93,00
$120.00

Cathy Bergin, University of Brighton

The book is an examination of the impact of Communism on a generation of African American writers and a consideration of how African American identity in three novels is constructed in relation to the political ideology of the Communist Party.
Series: 
Volume: 
95
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004263727
E-ISBN: 
9789004293250
Expected: 
June 2015
€99,00
$128.00

Dave Beech, Chelsea College of Art

Art and Value is the first comprehensive analysis of art's economics. Key debates in classical, neoclassical and Marxist theories of art are subjected to an exacting critique. The book concludes with a new Marxist theory of art's economic exceptionalism.
Series: 
Volume: 
94
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288140
E-ISBN: 
9789004288157
Publication date: 
March 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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