Economic Necessity, Political Contingency and the Limits of Post-Marxism
|Series title:||New Political Economy Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Feb 2017|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
Post-Marxism emerged in the 1970s and 80s as a way to retain certain insights from Marxism while disposing of its indefensible and destructive elements, especially the tendency to reduce all social change to the economic base. This book offers a new and critical reading of post-Marxism, arguing that whilst it convincinly deconstructs the prevalent economism in Marxism as the necessary logic of social reproduction, it nonetheless still retains an ontology of a closed capitalist...