Capital & Class

A scholarly journal devoted to the analysis of global capitalism in the Marxist tradition. Coverage includes the labor, trade union and other radical movements, such as anti-racism, environmentalism and feminism. Content includes feature and survey articl

Articles from No. 83, Summer

Contested Commodities: The Trouble with Trade in Sex, Children, Body Parts, and Other Things/The Commercialization of Intimate Life: Notes from Home and Work
Margaret Jane Radin Contested Commodities: The Trouble with Trade in Sex, Children, Body Parts, and Other Things Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 2001, xiv + 9 29 79 pp. ISBN 06-674-0071-6-6 (pbk) £12.95Arlie Russell Hochschild The Commercialization...
Cybercash: The Coming Era of Electronic Money
R. Guttmann Cybercash: The Coming Era of Electronic Money Palgrave MacMillan, Basingstoke, 2003, xiv + 272pp ISBN 0-333-98730-6 (hbk) £30.00The interrogation of capitalism by social scientists continues to be dominated by a concern with production. Individuals...
Myths at Work
H. Bradley, M. Erickson, C. Stephenson and S. Williams Myths at Work Cambridge: Polity Press, 2000, [chi] + 235pp ISBN 00 -0 74560 -0 22700 -0 4 (hbk) 0 5 £0 500 .0 000 ,0 ISBN 0-74562271 -2 (pbk) £9 19 4.99The sociology of work is now amongst the least...
The Meaning of Militancy? Postal Workers and Industrial Relations
Gregor Gall The Meaning of Militancy? Postal Workers and Industrial Relations Ashgate, Aldershot and Burlington, 2003, pp. 348 ISBN 0-7546-1902-8 (hbk) £55.00Given the continuing, laborious over-preoccupation with human resource management and social...
The Three Ecologies
Felix Guattari (translated by lan Pindar and Paul Sutton) The Three Ecologies Athlone Press, London and New Brunswick, NJ, 2000, 174 pp. ISBN 0485006081 (pbk) £14.99This book is an introduction to Felix Guattari's ideas, aimed particularly at people...
What Is to Be Done? Leninism, Anti-Leninist Marxism and the Question of Revolution Today
Werner Bonefeld and Sergio Tischler (eds.) What is to be Done? Leninism, anti-Leninist Marxism and the question of revolution today Ashgate, Aldershot, 2002 ISBN 0-7546-3231-8 (hbk) £46.50What is to be Done?, Lenin's (in)famous instruction manual for...
Work: An Anthology
Dinah Livingstone (ed.) Work: An Anthology Katabasis, London, 1999, 320 pp ISBN 9 09 0 -9 0 99 048729 0 -9 0 39 19 0 -9 0 9 9 5 £9 19 2.95This is a fascinating collection of poems, essays, reports and accounts based on the experience of work and working....