Beyond Capital has 22 ratings and 3 reviews. Chelsea said: At about one thousand pages, it can feel like Meszaros was convinced that each sentence was a. Beyond Capital Toward a Theory of Transition. István Mészáros. (). Like. Recommend. Bookmark. Abstract, This article has no associated abstract. (fix it). István Mészáros is one of the greatest philosophers that the historical In this respect, Mészáros’s Beyond Capital stood out, as Daniel Singer.

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Beyond Capital Toward a Theory of Transition

Paribanu Freitas marked it as to-read Feb 10, Dec 25, Bryan Atinsky rated it really liked it. David Koukal added it Jul 09, Marx, like Hegel, saw modern philosophical categories as reified expressions of the alienated economic relations of capitalist class society.

Comentarios 1 Trackbacks 0 Deja un comentario Trackback. Published December 1st by Monthly Review Press first published The crucial problem is then the logic of capital, and not primarily the institutional order of market capitalism.

The result was The Young Hegel: Thanks isvan telling us about the problem. Studies in the Relations between Dialectics and Economics Gabriella rated it liked it Apr 13, John rated it it was ok Jun 14, Vincent marked it as to-read Mar 01, Among these were comprehending the much deeper relation between the Hegelian and Marxian philosophical traditions that these works made evident.


It belongs in every serious library. The revolutionary object is never simply to displace one of these or seize merely a part of the system—the commanding heights of the state, for example—but to transcend the alienated capital-labor metabolism altogether, creating a society of substantive equality.

Ddd marked it as to-read Sep 22, He took this challenge seriously, resulting in The Necessity of Social Control.

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They should go to school. Paperbackpages. May 04, Chelsea Szendi rated it really liked it Shelves: Hegel recognized from the beginning that the dominant philosophical concepts of the Enlightenment were in the main reified expressions that is, abstracted caiptal their material basis and given an artificial, ideal life of their own of the underlying production and exchange relations of bourgeois society.

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He left his native Hungary in after the Soviet invasion and worked emszaros a time in Turin, Italy, before settling in the UK. The financialization process emanating from the economic stagnation of the core accumulation process under monopoly-finance capital adds to the growing structural crisis of the system, which is rapidly degenerating from within, while presented with insurmountable obstacles from without.


Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. What remains to be found is the passage from theory to praxis, the solution to the old socialist dilemma: Particularly useful for me is his discussion of what he sees as the absolute limits of capital, one of which is the women’s movement that have exposed the unfulfilled and unfulfillable promise of the capitalist system.

Few, if any, thinkers have contributed as much to the understanding of the accelerating global contradictions of capital, and the unprecedented dangers that lie ahead in the new millennium.

Beyond Capital: Toward a Theory of Transition

Meszaros omits questions of race and sex. Chris marked it as to-read Jan 24, Open Preview See a Problem? It thus continues to operate according to the fundamental logic of the capital system, even if property has been socialized and the state is given sole command of the society as in the Soviet Union.

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