Download E-books Collected Works, Volume 36: Karl Marx - Capital, Volume 2 PDF

By Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels

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Volume 36 comprises quantity II of Marx's Capital released through Engels at the foundation of the author's unfinished manuscripts. quantity II bargains with the stream of person and social capital, its metamorphoses and its realisation within the kind of price and things.

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Marx/Engels accrued Works (MECW) is the biggest choice of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It comprises all works released via Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and various unpublished manuscripts and letters. The gathered Works, which used to be translated through Richard Dixon and others, comprises 50 volumes. It used to be compiled and published among 1975 and 2005 by means of growth Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and foreign Publishers (New York).

The amassed Works includes fabric written through Marx among 1835 and his dying in 1883, and by means of Engels among 1838 and his loss of life in 1895. The early volumes contain juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. numerous volumes gather the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.

Other volumes within the accrued Works include recognized works of Marx and Engels, together with The Communist Manifesto, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, and Capital, lesser-known works, and formerly unpublished or untranslated manuscripts. The gathered Works contains thirteen volumes of correspondence through the mature Marx and Engels, protecting the interval from 1844 via 1895.
Although the amassed Works is the main entire selection of the paintings by way of Marx and Engels released up to now in English, it's not their entire works. A undertaking to put up the pair's whole works in German is anticipated to require greater than a hundred and twenty volumes.

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Download E-books The Political Economy of Stalinism: Evidence from the Soviet Secret Archives PDF

By Paul R. Gregory

This e-book makes use of the previously mystery Soviet nation and Communist get together information to explain the construction and operations of the Soviet administrative command approach. It concludes that the method failed now not as a result of the 'jockey'(i.e. Stalin and later leaders) yet as a result of the 'horse' (the financial system). even supposing Stalin was once the system's top architect, the procedure was once controlled via hundreds of thousands of 'Stalins' in a nested dictatorship. The middle values of the Bolshevik social gathering dictated the alternative of the executive command procedure, and the approach dictated the political victory of a Stalin-like determine. This learn pinpoints the explanations for the failure of the procedure - bad making plans, unreliable offers, the preferential remedy of indigenous corporations, the shortcoming of data of planners, and so forth. - but additionally makes a speciality of the fundamental principal-agent clash among planners and manufacturers, which created a sixty-year reform stalemate.

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Download E-books The End of Economics (Routledge Frontiers Of Political Economy, Volume 4) PDF

By Michael Perelman

So much financial concept assumes a natural capitalism of ideal festival. even if it's famous that this doesn't exist, many politicians and captains of pay loads of lip carrier to the assumption of the industry. This booklet is going past the rhetoric to discover how, even within the usa, the main capitalist of all international locations, the marketplace has continually been subjected to various constraints. in addition to discussing the reviews of economists, the publication appears to be like on the evaluations and practices of figures equivalent to Henry Ford, J.P. Morgan, and Herbert Hoover.

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Download E-books Keynes: The Return of the Master PDF

In the particles of the monetary crash of 2008, the foundations of John Maynard Keynes—that financial storms are a standard a part of the industry approach, that governments have to step in and use financial ammunition to avoid those storms from turning into depressions, and that societies that price the pursuit of cash may still reprioritize—are extra pertinent and acceptable than ever. In Keynes: The go back of the Master, Robert Skidelsky brilliantly synthesizes Keynes occupation and lifestyles, and provides apprehensive capitalists a favorable solution to the query we now face: while unbridled capitalism falters, is there an alternative?

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Download E-books The Languages of Political Theory in Early-Modern Europe (Ideas in Context) PDF

By Anthony Pagden

This quantity stories the idea that of a political 'language', of a discourse composed of shared vocabularies, idioms and rhetorical options, which has been largely influential on fresh paintings within the historical past of political suggestion. the gathering brings jointly a few essays by means of a unusual workforce of overseas students, at the 4 dominant languages in use in Europe among the top of the fourteenth and the start of the 19th century. they're: the language of political Aristotelianism and the typical legislations; the language of classical republicanism; the language of trade and the economic society; and the language of a technology of politics. every one writer has selected a unmarried element of his or her language, occasionally the paintings of a unmarried writer, in a single case the background of a unmarried group, and proven the way it made up our minds the form and improvement of that language, and the level to which each and every language used to be a reaction to the problem of alternative modes of discourse.

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Download E-books The Global Class War: How America's Bipartisan Elite Lost Our Future - and What It Will Take to Win It Back PDF

Acclaim for the worldwide classification War

""You won't ever take into consideration 'free alternate' an analogous means after examining Jeff Faux's fantastic publication. As pretend makes transparent, the globalization debate is admittedly approximately whose pursuits are served via worldwide elites, and the way we have to cross approximately reclaiming a democracy that serves traditional humans. This booklet should still rework public discourse in America.""
-Robert Kuttner, founding coeditor of the yankee Prospect and a contributing columnist to BusinessWeek

""Jeff Faux's marvelous tale of the way type works will scandalize the easiest names in Wall highway and Washington-especially the a lot prominent Robert Rubin, who besides different elites colluded at the back of the backs of normal electorate in Mexico, Canada, and the U.S.. the main cynical americans could be stunned by means of the sordid information. This quite is a crucial book.""
-William Greider, writer of The Soul of Capitalism and secrets and techniques of the Temple

""Globalization is a canopy for American imperialism, however the beneficiaries will not be the yankee humans on the price of foreigners yet company executives on the price of working-class and terrible humans at any place they're. Jeff fake bargains a complete and devastating analysis.""
-Chalmers Johnson, writer of The Sorrows of Empire

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Download E-books Collected Works, Volume 46: Letters 1880-83 PDF

By Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels

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Volume forty six includes the correspondence among Marx and Engels from January 1880 to March 1883. In these previous couple of years of Marx's existence, Engels bore the most burden of corresponding with working-class leaders world wide. Cumulatively, the letters supply a good suggestion of ways a lot Marx, and particularly Engels, assisted Social-Democratic events with their programme files and their process and strategies, rather the Socialist Workers' celebration of Germany, the biggest working-class get together of the time. Their letters additionally mirror the half they performed in shaping the French Workers' get together, and provides an concept of the way heavily Marx and Engels advancements and alterations within the labour circulate in Britain and Ireland.

MECW info:

Marx/Engels accrued Works (MECW) is the most important selection of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It comprises all works released by way of Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and diverse unpublished manuscripts and letters. The accumulated Works, which used to be translated by way of Richard Dixon and others, contains 50 volumes. It was once compiled and revealed among 1975 and 2005 by means of growth Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and overseas Publishers (New York).

The gathered Works comprises fabric written via Marx among 1835 and his dying in 1883, and by means of Engels among 1838 and his dying in 1895. The early volumes contain juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. a number of volumes gather the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.

Other volumes within the amassed Works comprise recognized works of Marx and Engels, together with The Communist Manifesto, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, and Capital, lesser-known works, and formerly unpublished or untranslated manuscripts. The amassed Works contains thirteen volumes of correspondence by way of the mature Marx and Engels, protecting the interval from 1844 via 1895.
Although the accumulated Works is the main entire selection of the paintings through Marx and Engels released to this point in English, it isn't their whole works. A undertaking to submit the pair's entire works in German is anticipated to require greater than a hundred and twenty volumes.

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Download E-books The Challenge of Liberty: Classical Liberalism Today PDF

By Robert Higgs

The quest for freedom has consistently been as a lot a conflict of rules because it is a well-liked fight. Classical liberal pioneers resembling John Locke and Adam Smith under pressure the inherent worthy of the person, inalienable rights, and the benevolent effects of the cooperative, peaceable pursuit of one's personal happiness. those rules turned the highbrow scaffolding for far of the West's such a lot primary associations and achievements. but after its 19th-century high-water mark, classical liberalism misplaced a lot of its ardour, concentration, and renowned aid. highbrow developments more and more started to help coercive egalitarianism, empire, and critical making plans on the rate of person liberty, own accountability, deepest estate, normal legislation, and unfastened institutions.

But the eclipse of classical liberalism by way of modern liberalism and conservatism is passing. The problem of Liberty restores the tips and beliefs of classical liberalism and exhibits how its modern exponents guard such pillars of unfastened societies as person rights, human dignity, industry procedures, and the guideline of law.

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