The Marxism of Che Guevara: Philosophy, Economics, Revolutionary Warfare

The Marxism of Che Guevara: Philosophy, Economics, Revolutionary Warfare

Hardcover(Second Edition)

View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Thursday, January 24

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780742539020
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 04/16/2007
Series: Critical Currents in Latin American Perspective Series
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 178
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.77(d)

About the Author

Michael Löwy is research director emeritus in sociology at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and guest lecturer at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. His many publications include The War of Gods: Religion and Politics in Latin America.

Table of Contents

Foreword: The Future of the Past
Introduction: Che's Theoretical Contribution
Part I: Che's Philosophy
Chapter 1: Che and Marxism
Chapter 2: The Revolution is Made by Men
Chapter 3: The New Man
Chapter 4: Humanist Values
Part II: Che's Economic Ideas
Chapter 5: Productive Forces and Production Relations
Chapter 6: The Law of Value and Socialist Planning
Chapter 7: The Budgetary System of Finance
Chapter 8: Material and Moral Incentives
Chapter 9: Voluntary Labor and Communism
Part III: Revolutionary Warfare
Chapter 10: Sociology of the Revolution
Chapter 11: Guerilla Warfare
Chapter 12: The General Strike
Chapter 13: The World Revolution
Conclusion: Guevarism Today
Appendix A: Che's Reading
Appendix B: "Neither Imitation nor Copy"—Che Guevara in Search of a New Socialism
Selected Bibliography

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews