Capitalism: Contradictions and Crises
Below are the readings for the October 30 session of Fall Socialist School.
These readings will be covered in the second session. Read either or both.
- Ellen Meiksins Wood, Capitalism's Gravediggers (excerpt), Jacobin [PDF] (5 mins, easy)
- John Molyneux, The Marxist Dialectic and The Contradictions of Capital (10 mins, easy)
These readings will help provide additional information to what's covered in the required readings above.
- Ernest Mandel, Capital and Capitalism from An Introduction to Marxist Economic Theory (30 mins, moderate)
- Wolfgang Streeck, How Will Capitalism End?, New Left Review (30 mins, moderate)
These readings will provide historical context to the concepts introduced in the other readings.
Review the study guide for this session.
See the readings for the November 6 session of Fall Socialist School.