Open Marxism

Crack capitalism - John Holloway

Holloway argues for change through the expansion and multiplication of 'cracks' in the capitalist system, where human activity proceeds to a different logic to that of capital.

The state debate - Simon Clarke

Book presenting some of the key approaches to the capitalist state developed in the 1970s debates within the Conference of Socialist Economists.

Change the world without taking power - John Holloway

The full text of John Holloway's popular, influential and debate-provoking book, originally published in 2002.

Open Marxism volume 3: emancipating Marx

Third volume of Bonefeld, Gunn and Psychopedis’ ‘Open Marxism’ collection.

Open Marxism volume 2: theory and practice

Second volume of Bonefeld, Gunn and Psychopedis’ ‘Open Marxism’ collection.

Open Marxism volume 1: dialectics and history

First volume of Bonefeld, Gunn and Psychopedis’ ‘Open Marxism’ collection.

Open Marxism - further reading guide

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