A Companion to Marx's Capital, Volume 1

Verso, 2010 - 356 pages
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"My aim is to get you to read a book by Karl Marx called Capital, Volume 1, and to read it on Marx's own terms…"

The biggest financial crisis since the Great Depression has generated a surge of interest in Marx's work in the effort to understand the origins of our current predicament. For nearly forty years, David Harvey has written and lectured on Capital, becoming one of the world's most foremost Marx scholars.

Based on his recent lectures, this current volume aims to bring this depth of learning to a broader audience, guiding first-time readers through a fascinating and deeply rewarding text. A Companion to Marx's Capital offers fresh, original and sometimes critical interpretations of a book that changed the course of history and, as Harvey intimates, may do so again.

David Harvey's video lecture course can be found here: davidharvey.org/reading-capital/

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Review: A Companion To Marx's Capital, Volume 2

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The first volume of David Harvey's Companion to Capital is a wonderful achievement, akin to reading Capital with a university lecturer sat by your side the whole way through providing guidance and ... Consulter l'avis complet

Review: A Companion to Marx's Capital

Avis d'utilisateur  - Iain - Goodreads

Professor Harvey aimed to get me to read Capital by Karl Marx, and by God he managed it. Thanks Prof. Consulter l'avis complet

À propos de l'auteur (2010)

David Harvey teaches at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York and is the author of many books, including Social Justice and the City, The Condition of Postmodernity, The Limits to Capital, A Brief History of Neoliberalism, Spaces of Global Capitalism, and A Companion to Marx's Capital. His website is davidharvey.org

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