Coupon
Capital : Volume 1: A Critique of Political Economy
by Karl Marx and Ben Fowkes and Ernest Mandel


Overview - The first volume of a political treatise that changed the world
One of the most notorious works of modern times, as well as one of the most influential, "Capital"is an incisive critique of private property and the social relations it generates. Living in exile in England, where this work was largely written, Marx drew on a wide-ranging knowledge of its society to support his analysis and create fresh insights.
  Read more...

 
Paperback
  • $20.00
  • 10% Off for Members Club Price
    $ 18.00

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 31 copies from $7.33
 
 
 
 

More About Capital by Karl Marx; Ben Fowkes; Ernest Mandel
 
 
 
Overview
The first volume of a political treatise that changed the world
One of the most notorious works of modern times, as well as one of the most influential, "Capital"is an incisive critique of private property and the social relations it generates. Living in exile in England, where this work was largely written, Marx drew on a wide-ranging knowledge of its society to support his analysis and create fresh insights. Arguing that capitalism would cause an ever-increasing division in wealth and welfare, he predicted its abolition and replacement by a system with common ownership of the means of production."Capital"rapidly acquired readership among the leaders of social democratic parties, particularly in Russia in Germany, and ultimately throughout the world, to become a work described by Marx friend and collaborator Friedrich Engels as the Bible of the working class.
For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators."

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780140445688
  • ISBN-10: 0140445684
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Publish Date: May 1992
  • Page Count: 1152
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP


Related Categories

Books > Political Science > Political Ideologies - Communism, Post-Communism & Socialism
Books > Political Science > Political Ideologies - Radicalism

 
BAM Customer Reviews