Beyond Marx and Other Entries

Beyond Marx and Other Entries

by David Gleicher


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781608461028
Publisher: Haymarket Books
Publication date: 01/08/2019
Series: Studies in Critical Social Sciences Series , #112
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 214
Sales rank: 1,224,548
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

David Gleicher, Ph.D. (1984), Columbia University, is Professor in Economics at Adelphi University. He has published 3 monographs, and many articles in history of economic thought, value theory, and social semiotics, as well as many reviews.

Table of Contents

The Summer Before the War
1 Industrializing Capital: Classic Works of the Twentieth Century
 Harry Braverman's Labor and Monopoly Capital
 Karl Polanyi's The Great Transformation
 Adolph Berle's & Gardener Means' The Modern Corporation & Private Property
 The Conclusion of Marcel Mauss's The Gift
 The Great Failure of 20th Century Economists
2 Corresponding Thoughts of Benjamin: Kafka, Bakhtin and the Prague School
 The Role of Language in Trauerspiel and Tragedy
 Shapes of Time
 Semiotics of the Social: Karcevskij's Principle and the Imaginary Community
 Keys to Kafka's Castle, a Guideline for the Innocent Reader
3 On the Fringe
 Liberal Keynesianism and Modern Money Theory (MMT)
 The Pope and a Respected Orthodox Economist
 Keynes and CH Douglas
 Might This be Done?
4 Archaic Money
 Barter Exchange and Gift-giving
 Corrupt Gift-giving
Nexum and Mancipium
5 Life-needs and Money Sequences, Outside or Inside a Sealed Vessel
 Value Reduction
 Contemporary Banking & Finance
 Culture of Liquidation
 Costa Lapavitsas' Profiting Without Production
 Atavistic Critique
 Maurizio Lazzarato's Making of the Indebted Man
6 Life as a Baby Boomer
 Red Diaper Baby
 Herman Hesse's Steppenwolf Revisited
 Counterculture of Walter Benjamin
 George Orwell's 1984
 Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
 Evaporation of the Sixties
7 Financialization of the Universities
 Nicholas Kristof on Knowledge and Deep Learning
 A Brief History of Adelphi
 The Edifice Complex
8 Identity Politics
 Working Families Party: Is It the Moment? (May 2014)
 Resistance on All Sides (September 2014)
 Because I Am a Neurosurgeon
 The Story of Rachel Dolezal
 Thou Shalt Not Kill
 The Clintons' Fusion of Parties
 Self-identification Against Democratic Socialism
 MLK and the Clintons

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