Books for changing the world
Menu
Menu
Socialism & Marxism
  • How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions?

    A historical defense of the concept of bourgeois revolution, from the sixteenth century to the twentieth.
  • Marxism, Orientalism, Cosmopolitanism

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

    A ground-breaking history of the radical political movements that developed within the Mexican and Chicano working-class in the United States.
  • The Stalinist Legacy

    Edited by Tariq Ali
    Tariq Ali, Isaac Deutscher, Ernest Mandel, and others analyze the nature of Stalinism, and its continuing impact on world politics.
  • Theory As History

    Forty years of research in historiography and marxism focused on the concept of 'modes of production.'
  • 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.
  • Revolutionary Rehearsals

    Edited by Colin Barker
    Five times in the last 40 years, the working class has posed a radical alternative to the status quo.
  • In Marx's Laboratory

    Edited by Riccardo Bellofiore, Guido Starosta, et al.
    Marx's most widely debated text, the unfinished manuscript the Grundrisse, is here discussed as the laboratory for his mature ideas.
  • Critical Companion to Contemporary Marxism

    A comprehensive guide to contemporary developments in Marxist theory.
  • The Spectre of Babeuf

    Gracchus Babeuf has long been recognized as an important precursor of the revolutionary socialist tradition.
  • The Dutch and German Communist Left (1900-1968)

    The most substantial history to date of the famous ‘ultra-left’ tendency within the international Communist movement.
  • The German Revolution, 1917-1923

    A magisterial, definitive account of the upheavals in Germany in the wake of the Russian revolution.
  • The Revolution and the Civil War in Spain

    An outstanding history that shows how a promising workers' movement ended in a fascist victory.
  • The Palestine Communist Party 1919-1948

    This is the definitive account of a secular party that forged links between Arabs and Jews.
  • The Revolutionary Ideas of Karl Marx

    An accessible, enlightening, and compelling introduction to Karl Marx's ideas, with an emphasis on their enduring relevance.
  • Building the Party

    The Russian Revolution of 1917 was one of the pivotal events in world history, and the Russian Bolshevik Party played a central role in that...
  • The Revolution Besieged

    The last installment of Tony Cliff's biography of Russian revolutionary V.I. Lenin, available for the first time in the U.S.
  • Otto Bauer (1881-1938)

    A stirring, ground breaking, political biography of the most important leader of the Austrian Social Democratic Workers Party’s, Otto Bauer.
  • The Meaning of Marxism

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

    This engrossing political biography aims to lift Gramsci’s legacy out of the sterile debates that have endured since his death.
  • As Radical as Reality Itself

    Davidson brilliantly argues the case that Marxism should be seen as a living, breathing, critically engaged tradition.
  • Holding Fast to an Image of the Past

    Davidson discusses how Marxism can retain a sense of historical tradition without becoming fossilized.
  • How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions?

    A historical defense of the concept of bourgeois revolution, from the sixteenth century to the twentieth.
  • How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions? (Abridged Edition)

    The globalized economy of the present is the result of political and social revolutions directed against pre-capitalist economic structures.