Introduction The eBook “A Very Short Introduction to Marxism (1): New Edition (Exploring Marxism)” offers readers a concise and accessible overview of Marxist theory and its practical application. Marxism, as a socio-political theory, has had a significant impact on the world, shaping the understanding of social dynamics, the history of ideas, and political movements. This eBook serves as a solid foundation for individuals interested in gaining a deeper understanding of Marxism and its relevance to contemporary society. It is particularly suitable for students of politics, history, or social sciences who wish to explore the fundamental concepts and debates within MarxistContinue reading / Continua a leggere
In his latest work, Techno Feudalism: What Killed Capitalism, Yanis Varoufakis, the distinguished economist and former finance minister of Greece, embarks on a profound exploration of the intricate relationship between technology and society. Published by The Bodley Head in London in 2023, the book delves into the ever-evolving landscape of technology and its far-reaching consequences on the structure of both the economy and society. Varoufakis begins his journey through the book with a captivating blend of personal history and economic theory, weaving a narrative that intertwines the history of capitalism with the author’s own upbringing, particularly the first lessons inContinue reading / Continua a leggere
An increase in the quantity of use value leads to greater material wealth, exemplified by the idea that two clothes are more valuable than one. So, an increase in the quantity of use values is introduced as an increase in material wealth.
At the same time, an increased quantity of material wealth may correspond to a fall in the magnitude of its value.Continue reading / Continua a leggere