David Harvey on: Capital in the 21st Century

In honor of my current project working through Piketty’s tome, here is an interesting critique of the work by the prominent Marxian economist, David Harvey. Harvey, with greater vigor than I have mustered, challenges the work from the position of Marx’s Capital, and accuses it off failing to offer a coherent notion of capital, and thus, a coherent account of the underlying reality which generates the “law” r>g.

Taking on ‘Capital’ Without Marx

What Thomas Piketty misses in his critique of capitalism.

[ Edit: if the above link doesn’t work, here is the full address: http://inthesetimes.com/article/16722/taking_on_capital_without_marx ]

 

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About jleavittpearl

Philosopher and Theologian out of Pittsburgh PA.

Posted on June 6, 2014, in Reblogs, Reviews and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Hi J! The link to Harvey doesn’t seem to work – at least for me. Just letting you know in case this is a general proble rather than specific to my connection.I will try to locate it via google. Regards, Roy

  2. Thanks! the linking on WordPress is kindof a huge mess. I’ll see what I can do.

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