A history of Marxian economics : Volume I, 1883-1920 / M.C. Howard and J.E. King.

By: Howard, Michael Charles, 1945- [author]Contributor(s): King, J. E. (John Edward) [author]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1989Description: xiv, 359 pages ; 24 cmISBN: 0691042500 (v. 1) :; 0691003777 (pbk. : v. 1) :; 0691043035 (v. 2); 0691003963 (pbk. : v. 2)Subject(s): Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich, 1870-1924 | Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895 | Marxian economics -- History | Communism -- History | Socialism -- History | Marxism -- HistoryDDC classification: 335.4 LOC classification: HB 97.5 | .H659 1989Online resources: Publisher description
Partial contents:
Part I. The German contribution, 1883-1914 : 1. Friedrich Engels and the Marxian legacy, 1883-95 -- 2. Engels and the 'Prize Essay Competition' in the theory of value -- 3. First debates in value theory, 1895-1914 -- 4. Bernstein, Kautsky and the revisionist controversy -- 5. Finance capitalism and imperialism: Karl Kautsky and Rudolf Hilferding -- 6. Capital accumulation, imperialism and war: Rose Luxemburg and Otto Bauer.
Part II. The Russian contribution to 1917 : 7. The inheritance of Russian Marxism -- 8. The political economy of Plekhanov -- 9. Populism and orthodox Marxism in the 1890s -- 10. Russian revisionism -- 11. Lenin's political economy, 1905-14 -- 12. Trotsky on uneven and combined development -- 13. Imperialism and war: Bukharin and Lenin on Monopoly capitalism, 1914-17.
Part III. Social democracy and communism, 1917-29 : 14. The revival of revisionism -- 15. The transition to socialism: communist economics, 1917-29 -- 16. Henryk Grossmann and the breakdown of capitalism.
Summary: "In this first volume we take the history of Marxian economics from the death of Karl Marx 1883 to 1929, the year which saw both the onset of the Great Depression in the capitalist world and the beginnings of Stalin's 'revolution from above' which subsequently transformed the Soviet Union in to a modern superpower. The second volume of this work will bring the story of Marxian political economy up to the present day." -- From the introduction.
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Includes indices.

Part I. The German contribution, 1883-1914 : 1. Friedrich Engels and the Marxian legacy, 1883-95 -- 2. Engels and the 'Prize Essay Competition' in the theory of value -- 3. First debates in value theory, 1895-1914 -- 4. Bernstein, Kautsky and the revisionist controversy -- 5. Finance capitalism and imperialism: Karl Kautsky and Rudolf Hilferding -- 6. Capital accumulation, imperialism and war: Rose Luxemburg and Otto Bauer.

Part II. The Russian contribution to 1917 : 7. The inheritance of Russian Marxism -- 8. The political economy of Plekhanov -- 9. Populism and orthodox Marxism in the 1890s -- 10. Russian revisionism -- 11. Lenin's political economy, 1905-14 -- 12. Trotsky on uneven and combined development -- 13. Imperialism and war: Bukharin and Lenin on Monopoly capitalism, 1914-17.

Part III. Social democracy and communism, 1917-29 : 14. The revival of revisionism -- 15. The transition to socialism: communist economics, 1917-29 -- 16. Henryk Grossmann and the breakdown of capitalism.

"In this first volume we take the history of Marxian economics from the death of Karl Marx 1883 to 1929, the year which saw both the onset of the Great Depression in the capitalist world and the beginnings of Stalin's 'revolution from above' which subsequently transformed the Soviet Union in to a modern superpower. The second volume of this work will bring the story of Marxian political economy up to the present day." -- From the introduction.

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