Communism Socialism

Download Blue Collar, Theoretically: A Post-Marxist Approach to by John F. Lavelle PDF

By John F. Lavelle

Even though Marxism is the dominant philosophical thought utilized to category in academia, its real-life inconsistencies, rather stereotyping, have troubling results on operating classification stories. due to its hegemony, replacement discourses were successfully close out of the tutorial global. This serious paintings seeks to set up a brand new philosophy of sophistication, drawing on disciplines as assorted as sociology, cognitive technology, anthropology and psychology and utilising a decidedly Weberian hermeneutical lens. subject matters lined contain an in depth exploration of Marxism, a evaluation of operating classification literature, post-marxist theories of sophistication and the way forward for the sphere.

Show description

Read or Download Blue Collar, Theoretically: A Post-Marxist Approach to Working Class Literature PDF

Best communism & socialism books

The Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844 and the Communist Manifesto

Communism as a political flow attained international value after the Bolsheviks toppled the Russian Czar in 1917. After that point the works of Karl Marx and Frederick Engels, specifically the influential "Communist Manifesto (1848)", loved a global viewers. the area used to be to benefit a brand new political vocabulary peppered with 'socialism', 'capitalism', 'the operating class', 'the bourgeoisie', 'labor idea of value', 'alienation', 'economic determinism', 'dialectical materialism', and 'historical materialism'.

When Poetry Ruled the Streets: The French May Events of 1968

Greater than a heritage, this ebook is a passionate reliving of the French may perhaps occasions of 1968. The authors, ardent contributors within the flow in Paris, documented the unfolding occasions as they pelted the police and ran from the tear gasoline grenades. Their account is imbued with the impassioned efforts of the scholars to ignite political wisdom all through society.

Politics without a Past: The Absence of History in Postcommunist Nationalism

In Politics and not using a prior Shari J. Cohen deals a robust problem tocommon characterizations of postcommunist politics as both a resurgence ofaggressive nationalism or an evolution towards Western-style democracy. Cohendraws upon huge box examine to color an image of postcommunistpolitical existence within which ideological labels are meaningless and exchangeableat will, political events look and disappear on a regular basis, and citizensremain unengaged within the political technique.

Stalin's Russia and the crisis in socialism

This publication is the fruit of lengthy and concerned learn, first of Marx's theoretical philosophy, moment of Lenin's impetuously sensible program of it, 3rd of the progressively constructing result of the progressive scan set going less than Lenin's information.

Extra info for Blue Collar, Theoretically: A Post-Marxist Approach to Working Class Literature

Example text

The same can be said about the analysis of the guns-growth tradeoff. ’ The purpose of this chapter is to analyze the relationship between defense spending and economic performance at a less aggregated level than has been done previously. Most studies evaluated the effect of military spending on economic performance (see, for example, Mintz and Huang 1990, 1991). The neo-Keynesian approach (see, for example, Griffin et al. 1982a, 1982b) reverses the direction of causality in guns-butter research by arguing (based on the work of Baran and Sweezy (1966); and O’Connor (1973)) that policy-makers use military expenditures as a counter-cyclical instrument in response to the performance of the economy.

New York: Harper & Row. Leidy, Michael P. Staiger. 1985. Economic issues and methodology in arms race analysis. Journal of Conflict Resolution 29:503–30. Leontief, Wassily and Faye Duchin. 1980. Worldwide Economic Implications of a Limitation on Military Spending. N. Group of Governmental Experts on the Relationship Between Disarmament and Development. Lim, David. 1983. Another look at growth and defense in less developed countries. Economic Development and Cultural Change 31:377–84. Lindgren, Goran.

Investigating causal relations by econometric models and crossspectral methods. Econometrica 37:424–38. Devine, and Michael Wallace. 1982a. Monopoly capital, organized labor, and military expenditures in the United States, 1949–1976. American Journal of Sociology 88. Supplement: 113–53. Devine. 1982b. The political economy of military spending: evidence from the United States. Cambridge Journal of Economics 6:1–14. Huang, Chi. 1989. Determining the lag order of a vector autoregressive process: some guidelines for political studies.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 13 votes