Category Archives: valueformtheory

Subsumption and Antagonism . Operaismo and Critical Theory : the missed encounter that shaped the fate of Autonomous Marxism.

  What follows is the transcript of Vincent Chanson, Alexis Cukier and Frédéric Monferrand’s HM paper, which they have kindly allowed me to publish. As with the other proceedings that I have posted from HM, it should be stressed that … Continue reading

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HM Paper

Here is the text of my talk at the Tenth Annual Historical Materialism Conference. I’m afraid I’m too busy to properly copy-edit or cite it. So I thought I would stick it up, riddled with the sort of run-on sentences … Continue reading

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New Elbe Translation

Readers of this blog will be excited to hear that Viewpoint has published a full translation of Ingo Elbe’s Between Marx, Marxism and Marxisms – Ways of Reading Marx’s Theory, which provides an excellent comparative analysis of the Traditional, Western and … Continue reading

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Jean Cartelier– ‘Marx’s theory of value, exchange and surplus value: a suggested reformulation’

Here is an interesting article by a French value theorist I know little about. (If you know anything about Cartelier, or his milieu, please let me know): The concept of a commodity society based on a specific division of labour … Continue reading

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The Four Levels of Abstraction of Marx’s concept of Capital

Roberto Fineschi’s contribution to the debate.

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UNAM Value Theory Conference.

Here’s a link to the papers presented at a value theory conference at UNAM in 2005 featuring the usual cast of ISMT characters and people from the UNAM school.

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Marx, Hegel and the Value-Form.

A new paper on Chris Arthur’s site further laying out the project of the systematic dialectic: ‘It is generally recognised that of all the chapters of Marx’s Capital it is the first chapter of Volume I in which the subterranean … Continue reading

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The Fate of Social Sciences in Soviet Russia: The Case of Isaak Il’Ich Rubin

Interesting article on Rubin doing the rounds: Research within the history of economic thought has focused only little on the development of economics under dictatorship. This paper attempts to show how a country with a relatively large and internationally established … Continue reading

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Uno Newsletter.

Exciting news: The Uno Newsletter (in Japanese) started after the 30th Memorial Conference in honour of Kozo Uno: “How to Rejuvenate Uno Theory” held on 1 December 2007 at Musashi University. Twelve issues of the Newsletter were published between December … Continue reading

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Value: The Representation of Value in Capital.

Someones uploaded the out of print Value: The Representation of Value in Capital. The collection was edited by Diane Elson and put out by CSE books in 1979. My understanding is that it was one of the first Anglophone collections … Continue reading

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