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Contra o estrago do liberalismo, recuperar o Marx filósofo

O filósofo francês Dany-Robert Dufour refletiu sobre as mutações que esvaziaram o sujeito contemporâneo de narrativas fundadoras. Essa ausência é, para ele, um dos elementos da imoralidade liberal que rege o mundo hoje. Seu trabalho como filósofo crítico do liberalismo … Continue reading

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Grécia, Itália e os sagazes sarcasmos de Marx sobre os “governos técnicos”

Se retornasse ao debate jornalístico, analisando o caráter cíclico e estrutural das crises capitalistas, Marx seria lido com particular interesse na Grécia e na Itália por um motivo especial: a reaparição do “governo técnico”. Para ele, o mínimo que se … Continue reading

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Business as usual: the roots of the global financial meltdown

Situates the current crisis in the historical trajectory of the capitalist world-system, showing how the crisis was made possible not only by neoliberal financial reforms but by a massive turn away from manufacturing things of value towards seeking profit from … Continue reading

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The Enigma of Capital and the Crisis of Capitalism

Read For three centuries the capitalist system has shaped western society, informed its rulers, and conditioned the lives of its people. Has the time come to move beyond it? Using his unrivalled knowledge of the subject, David Harvey lays bare … Continue reading

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How to Change the World: Reflections on Marx and Marxism

Read “We need to take account of Marx today,” argues Eric Hobsbawm in this persuasive and highly readable book. The ideas of capitalism’s most vigorous and eloquent enemy have been enlightening in every era, the author contends, and our current … Continue reading

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Il marxismo oggi – Eric Hobsbawm (english)

Listen Il blog ha intervistato Eric Hobsbawm, uno dei più grandi storici viventi di formazione marxista, nel giorno del suo 94° compleanno in occasione del suo ultimo libro “Come cambiare il mondo. perché riscoprire l’eredità del marxismo“. Hobsbawm ipotizza una … Continue reading

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What is the “Social” in “Social Development”?

While I chose to title my talk today “What is the ‘social’ in ‘social development‘?” it could just as easily have been “What is ‘development’ in ‘social development’?” For the term ‘social development’ is, I believe, expressive of some fundamental … Continue reading

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Deleuzian Politics? A Roundtable Discussion

Viewer A discussion on Deleuze and politics with topics covered including: Deleuze’s relationship to Marxism and capitalism; the political valency of the concept of deterritorialisation; the implications of Deleuzian thought for theorisations of collectivity and identity; its implications for thinking … Continue reading

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Critical Education Against Global Capitalism – Karl Marx and Revolutionary Critical Education

Read In this book, I describe an approach to critical education that was developed through my work with adults. I call it revolutionary critical education. It is an approach that aims to prepare people to engage in self and social … Continue reading

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Deleuze, Marx and Politics

A critical and provocative exploration of the political, conceptual and cultural points of resonance between Deleuze’s minor politics and Marx’s critique of capitalist dynamics, Deleuze, Marx and Politics is the first book to engage with Deleuze’s missing work, The Grandeur … Continue reading

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