A Guide to Marxian Political Economy

What Kind of a Social System Is Capitalism?

Authors: Otani, Teinosuke

  • Offers readers a solid theoretical understanding of the systematic structure of capitalism
  • Provides an introduction to all three volumes of Marx’s Capital 
  • Includes numerous diagrams to illustrate essential concepts of political economy 
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-65954-1
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-65953-4
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About this Textbook

This textbook offers a comprehensive guide to the systematic structure of capitalism, while at the same time introducing readers to all three volumes of Marx’s Capital. Based on his extensive expertise on Marx’s critique of political economy, the author reveals the specific structure of production in capitalist societies and explicates what sets this system apart from other modes of production. Marx’s political economy is explained in a systematic and easy-to-understand manner, using numerous illustrative diagrams to complement the text. This textbook will appeal to all students and scholars looking for a more comprehensive, systematic and theoretical explanation of capitalism, equipping them with a solid theoretical understanding of its core structure. 

About the authors

Teinosuke Otani, Professor Emeritus of economics at Hose University, Tokyo, is the author of Marx’s Theory of Association and Marx’s theory of Interest-bearing Capital (in Japanese). He is also a member of the editorial committee of the Marx-Engels-Gesamtausgabe (MEGA). He was President of the Japan Society of Political Economy, a Japanese scholarly organization that boasts of just under 1,000 members. 

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eBook $84.99
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  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: January 23, 2018
  • ISBN 978-3-319-65954-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $109.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: December 26, 2017
  • ISBN 978-3-319-65953-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
A Guide to Marxian Political Economy
Book Subtitle
What Kind of a Social System Is Capitalism?
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-65954-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-65954-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-65953-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 578
Number of Illustrations and Tables
232 b/w illustrations, 4 illustrations in colour
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