Modern Imperialism, Monopoly Finance Capital, and Marx’s Law of Value
250 pp, $29 pbk, ISBN 978-1-58367-655-4
By Samir Amin
Reviewed by Fabian Van Onzen
Last August, the world lost a great Marxist theorist, Samir Amin. Amin was politically engaged throughout his life, worked in planning agencies in Mali and Senegal, and contributed to the theoretical elaboration of Marxist theory. Amin published dozens of books that cover a wide range of topics, including, amongst other topics: Marx’s theory of value, imperialism, the history of the global South, and Maoism…. Monthly Review has recently published the definitive one-volume anthology of Amin’s writings. This fabulous collection contains the complete text of The Law of Worldwide Value and Essays on Marx’s Value Theory, as well as an essay on the contemporary relevance of Marx’s Capital….
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