The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume 2
Economic Writings 2
Luxemburg, Rosa; Edited by Peter Hudis and Paul Le Blank
Year Published: 2016 First Published: 2015
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX23044
Rosa Luxemburgs theoretical masterpiece
The second volume in Rosa Luxemburgs Complete Works, entitled Economic Writings 2, contains a new English translation of Luxemburgs The Accumulation of Capital: A Contribution to the Economic Theory of Imperialism, one of the most important works ever composed on capitalisms incessant drive for self-expansion and the integral connection between capitalism and imperialism. This new translation is the first to present the full work as composed by the author. It also contains her book-length response to her critics, The Accumulation of Capital, Or, What the Epigones Have Made Out of Marxs TheoryAn Anti-Critique. Taken together, these two works represent one of the most important Marxist studies of the globalization of capital.
Also included is an essay on the second and third volumes of Marxs Capital, which had originally appeared as an unattributed chapter in Franz Mehrings book Karl Marx.