A Radical Guide Logo
Welcome to A Radical Guide.  Here you will find the best places in the world for radical books, venues, collectives and locations where people are working to change how we live and work together.

Newest Additions

Help Grow this Community

Can’t find your favorite radical spot listed?  Add it! Help grow this community and show the world that we are everywhere!
main-3

A Radical Shop

Democracy Against Capitalism: Renewing Historical Materialism

Suggested Price: $10.00

Historian and political thinker Ellen Meiksins Wood argues that theories of “postmodern” fragmentation, “difference,” and con-tingency can barely accommodate the idea of capitalism, let alone subject it to critique.



In this book she sets out to renew the critical program of historical materialism by redefining its basic concepts and its theory of history in original and imaginative ways, using them to identify the specificity of capitalism as a system of social relations and political power. She goes on to explore the concept of democracy in both the ancient and modern world, examining its relation to capitalism, and raising questions about how democracy might go beyond the limits imposed on it.

SKU: EBK-033 Categories: , , , Tags: ,

Minimum Price: $2.00

Description

About the Author

Ellen Meiksins Wood (April 12, 1942 – January 14, 2016) is an American Marxist historian and scholar.



Print Length: 320 pages
Publisher: Verso; Reprint edition (March 1, 2016)
Publication Date: March 1, 2016


About this Purchase

You will receive an epub and mobi file

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Democracy Against Capitalism: Renewing Historical Materialism”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.