Paresh Chattopadhyay

Did the Bolshevik seizure of power inaugurate a socialist revolution? A Marxian inquiry - Paresh Chattopadhyay

Chattopadhyay applies Marxian categories to the Russian Revolution of 1917 to examine its socialist content.

The Marxian Concept of Capital and the Soviet Experience - Paresh Chattopadhyay

Paresth Chattopadhyay's book elaborating on Marx's concept of capital and applying it to the economy of the 'Soviet' Union, attempting to show how the production, reproduction and accumulation of capital continued within 'actually-existing socialism', as well as critiquing alternative theories of the fSU as 'socialism' or 'neither socialism nor capitalism'.

Economic content of socialism in Lenin; is it the same as in Marx?

Economic content of socialism in Lenin; is it the same as in Marx?

Paresh Chattopadhyay on the economic ideas of Lenin's, as opposed to Marx's socialism.

Worlds apart: socialism in Marx and in early Bolshevism

Soviet poster, 1920.

Paresh Chattopadhyay's article on Marx and the divergence of the Bolsheviks from his conception of socialism.

On some aspects of the dialectic of labour in the Critique of Political Economy

Chattopadhyay's discussion on the nature of labour in capitalist society and comments on Marx's The Critique of Political Economy.

Marx on capital's globalization: the dialectic of negativity - Paresh Chattopadhyay

Paresh Chattopadhyay's essay on the globalisation of capital using the Marxian term 'world market' to explore the spread of neo-liberal capitalism under the auspices of 'globalisation'.

Class history and theory: capitalism and communism in the USSR - review by Paresh Chattopadhyay

Paresh Chattopadhyay's review of Stepen Resnick's book on the USSR, analysing the Soviet experience in terms of class.

At the source of The Critique of Political Economy - Paresh Chattopadhyay

Paresh Chattopadhyay's review of a collection of Marx and Engels' notebooks.

Capitalism as socialism: defence of socialism in the socialist calculation debate revisited

Oskar Lange.

Paresh Chattopadhyay's contribution to the ongoing debates with state socialists on the allocation of resources in society, with specific reference to the Lange-Lerner model of socialism.

A manifesto of emancipation: Marx's 'Marginal Notes to the German Worker's Party' after 125 years

Paresh Chattopadhyay's investigation on Marx's little-read "Marginal Notes to the German Worker's Party" arguing in favour of its strong emancipatory message and counter-poses it to Bolshevik-style state socialism.