The Ruling Ideas: Bourgeois Political Concepts

Lexington Books (2012)
Machine generated contents note: Introduction -- Chapter 1: Labor -- Political Ontology -- The Category Labor -- Labor1: Ontology of the Self -- Labor2: Historical Mode of Activity -- Labor3: Category of Capitalist Modernity -- Conclusion: On Work and Identity -- Chapter 2: Time -- Abstract Time as a System of Domination -- Bourgeois Temporal Norms -- Resistances to Temporal Domination -- Rebellions against Temporal Domination -- Complicity with Temporal Domination -- Conclusion: Social Class and Temporality -- Chapter 3: Property -- Bourgeois Property and Ownership -- Is Water Property? -- Is Your Body Property? -- Conclusion: Does Property Help or Harm Us? -- Chapter 4: Value -- Use Value, Bourgeois Value, and The Work of Retrieval -- The Paradox of Value -- Imagining Value -- On Aristotle, Adam Smith, and Karl Marx -- Conclusion: Labor's Exchange Value -- Chapter 5: Crisis -- Political Economy -- Recurrence of Crisis -- Fall in the Rate of Profit -- The 2008 Economic Crisis and the False Desire of Home Ownership -- Conclusion: Crisis Writ Large.
Keywords Political science Economic aspects  Political science Philosophy  Capitalism Philosophy  Labor Philosophy  Right of property Philosophy  SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes  PHILOSOPHY / History & Surveys / Modern  PHILOSOPHY / Political  POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory  POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Communism & Socialism
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Call number JA77.W45 2012
ISBN(s) 9780739166000   9780739192887
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