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A companion to Marx's Capital

Author: David Harvey
Publisher: London : Verso, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Complete editionView all editions and formats
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"In recent years, we have witnessed a surge of interest in Marx's work in an effort to understand the origins of our current political and economic crisis. For nearly forty years, David Harvey has written and lectured on Capital, becoming one of the world's foremost Marx scholars. Based on his recent lectures, this current volume -- finally bringing together his guides to volumes I, II and much of III -- presents  Read more...
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Named Person: Karl Marx
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Harvey
ISBN: 9781788731546 1788731549
OCLC Number: 1063666399
Notes: Includes index.
Previously published in two volumes, in 2010 and 2013.
Description: 760 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
Volume 1. Commodities and exchange. Money. From capital to labor power. The labor process and the production of surplus value. The working day. Relative surplus-value. What technology reveals. Machinery and large-scale industry. From absolute and relative surplus-value to the accumulation of capital. Capitalist accumulation. The secret of primitive accumulation. Reflections and prognoses --
volume 2. The circuits of capital. The three figures of the circuit and the continuity of capital flow. The question of fixed capital. Merchants' capital. Interest, credit and finance. Marx's views on the credit system. The role of credit and the banking system. The time and space of capital. Circulation and turnover times. The reproduction of capital. The problem of fixed capital and expanded reproduction. Reflections.
Responsibility: David Harvey.

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