Open Marxism - further reading guide

libcom's guide to further reading around the Open Marxism school, which drew on anarchist criticism of the state.

*Open Marxism, 3 Vols. – Bonefeld, et al.
*Post-Fordism and Social Form: A Marxist Debate on the Post-Fordist State - Bonefeld/Holloway, Eds.
*State and Capital: A Debate – Holloway/Picciotto, Eds.
The State Debate - Clarke, Ed.
*Global Capital, National State and the Politics of Money – Bonefeld/Holloway, Eds.
*Reading Capital Politically – Cleaver
Working Class Autonomy and the Crisis - Red Notes
Autonomous Struggles and the Capitalist Crisis
Operai e Capitale – Tronti (most chapters in English from Telos or Red Notes)
*Origins of Modern Leftism - Gombin
At the Rendezvous of Victory – CLR James
State Capitalism and World Revolution - James/Dunayaevskaya/Lee
*Facing Reality - James/Lee
The Future in the Present – CLR James
Sphere of Existence – CLR James
*Marxism and Freedom from 1776 Until Today – Dunayevskaya
*Rosa Luxemburg, Women’s Liberation and Marx’s Philosophy of revolution – Dunayaevskaya
*Philosophy and Revolution: From Hegel to Sartre, and From Marx to Mao - Dunayevskaya
*Political and Social Writings, 3 Vols. - Castoriadas
*Revolution Retrieved – Negri
The Politics of Subversion – Negri
Marx Beyond Marx – Negri
*Fascism Without Revision – Agnoli
The Veritable Split in the International - Debord
The Revolution of Everyday life - Vaneigem
*The Society of the Spectacle - Debord
Comments on the Society of the Spectacle – Debord
The Most Radical Gesture - Plant
At Dusk – Jacobs/Winks
*Marxism and Law - Pashukanis
Beyond Capital - Meszaros
The Power of Ideology - Meszaros
Midnight Oil - Midnight Notes
The Principle of Hope, 3 Vols. - E. Bloch
The Spirit of Utopia - E. Bloch
*Non-Market Socialism in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries - M Rubel
Marxism and council communism - Peter J. Rachleff
*History and Class Consciousness - Lukacs
*Marxism and Philosophy - Korsch
Marx at the Millenium - Smith
Public Secrets - Knabb
*Situationist International Anthology - Knabb, ed.
Radical Political Thought in Italy – Virno/Hardt, Eds.
Carry On Recruiting: Why the SWP dumped the ‘downturn’ in a ‘dash for growth’ – Trotwatch
*The Revolution is Not a Party Affair – Ruhle
*From the Bourgeois to the Proletarian Revolution – Ruhle
Report from Moscow – Ruhle

*Paul Mattick:
Anti-Bolshevik Communism
Marxism: Last Refuge of the Bourgeoisie
Economics, Politics and the Age of Inflation
Critique of Marcuse

*Anton Pannekoek:
Workers’ Councils
Marx and Darwin
Pannekoek and Gorter’s Marxism
Lenin as Philosopher
Trade Unions
Party and Working Class
General Remarks on the Question of Organization

see Journals
Capital and Class
Common Sense
Historical Materialism
International Socialist Forum
ZeroWork

Comments

pooly
Apr 19 2013 19:30

For interesting critiques of some 'open marxism' see:

A clarification of Marx's theory of crisis - David Kennedy

Review: The State Debate and Post Fordism and Social Form - Aufheben