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Socialism & Marxism
  • Trotskyism in the United States

    Edited by George Breitman, Paul Le Blanc, et al.
    An outstanding set of informative essays, providing an unsurpassed account of the dynamic revolutionary socialist current known as American Trotskyism.
  • The Spectre of Babeuf

    Gracchus Babeuf has long been recognized as an important precursor of the revolutionary socialist tradition.
  • Returns of Marxism

    Inspiring and thoroughly researched collection of contemporary Marxist essays that engage the struggle of our times.
  • From Marx to Gramsci

    Edited by Paul Le Blanc
    A comprehensive almost mini course in the key figures of the Marxist tradition.
  • Nation-States

    Davidson argues that a Marxist understanding of the meaning of contemporary nation-states must begin from the inseparable connections between them.
  • Wilhelm Liebknecht and German Social Democracy

    Edited by William A Pelz
    Key writings and speeches by one of the major figures of the labor movement of the 19th century.
  • The Politics of Che Guevara

    A political portrait focused on Guevara’s thought and political record aimed at dispelling many of the myths about the revolutionary.
  • A Dialectical Pedagogy of Revolt

    Creatively weaving insights from Gramsci and Vygotsky, this volume offers a unique perspective on the Egyptian Revolution.
  • Women and Socialism (Revised and Updated Edition)

    A socialist perspective on women's oppression and liberation, exploring the connection between women's rights and equality for all.
  • Socialism . . . Seriously

    A funny and accessible introduction to socialism.
  • We Cannot Escape History

    These essays focus on the two great themes of nation and revolution, and the third which links them: the state.
  • The Preobrazhensky Papers: Archival Documents and Materials

    The documents in this volume, newly discovered and translated into English for the first time, reveal a previously unknown Preobrazhensky.
  • A Great and Terrible World

    This edition of letters by Antonio Gramsci vividly evokes the 'great and terrible world' in which he lived.
  • State and Revolution

    As both historical document and political statement, State and Revolution's importance can hardly be exaggerated.
  • The Meaning of Marxism

    A lively and accessible introduction to the ideas of Karl Marx, with historical and contemporary examples.
  • Theories of Ideology

    Theories of Ideology is sure to become the point of reference for all future scholarly attempts to understand ideology.
  • Leon Trotsky and the Organizational Principles of the Revolutionary Party

    Trotsky’s own words on revolutionary organization, from 1917 to 1940, highlight the dynamics of democratic initiative and principled centralism.
  • Marx's Capital Illustrated

    This beginners guide to Capital illustrates the key concepts, humour, and immense vitality to be enjoyed in Marx's great work.
  • Unfinished Leninism

    A stimulating collection of essays on the revolutionary socialist Vladimir Lenin that survey fierce controversies over his life and ideas.
  • Holding Fast to an Image of the Past

    Davidson discusses how Marxism can retain a sense of historical tradition without becoming fossilized.
  • In Marx's Laboratory

    Marx's most widely debated text, the unfinished manuscript the Grundrisse, is here discussed as the laboratory for his mature ideas.
  • Marxism and Social Movements

    Edited by Colin Barker, Laurence Cox, et al.
    Exploring struggles on six continents over 150 years, this collection shows the power of Marxism to address broad social movements.
  • Marxism and the Oppression of Women

    Decades after initial publication, Vogel's book remains an essential contribution to the development of a materialist theory of gender oppression.
  • Marxism, Orientalism, Cosmopolitanism

    Erudite, incisive and innovative, the essays provide an insightful examination of key themes in Middle East and Marxist scholarship.