[Marxism-Thaxis] uneven and combined development in Grundrisse

2001-06-22 Thread Chris Burford
for a transition from one declining mode of production to another rising, more progressive mode Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Burnley

2001-07-07 Thread Chris Burford
of profit for the capitalists as well, but insecure youth in England realise that immigration may not stop at Asians. Perhaps we should discuss Hardt and Negri's Empire on this list? Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Fw: Internet and Porn

2001-08-10 Thread Chris Burford
. And I strongly suggest there should be a distinction between the control of actions that are exploratory and without financial motive, and those that are linked or potentially linked to capitalist exploitation. Chris Burford London At 08/08/01 16:16 +0100, you wrote: The constant attack

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] History of U.S. working class problems by Anthony

2001-08-23 Thread Chris Burford
think there is rightly a temptation to point to some positive way forward. I am sure it exists, but it is more complicated than this essay could cover. Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Communism not reform

2002-02-01 Thread Chris Burford
tends not to come in abstractly neat packages. Chris Burford London And what is a political strike - the withdrawal of labourpower from the workforce, the denial of labour for bosses' exploitation - but a class action? Don't be an ideological snob who thinks you know more of the answers than

[Marxism-Thaxis] Consciousness - material and dialectic

2002-02-07 Thread Chris Burford
From an article in the latest New Scientist, by Susan Greenfield, Professor of Pharmacology at Oxford A justification for a marxist, and also, to be provocative, a post modernist theory of consciousness: Chris Burford London .. The best way to begin to explain consciousness

[Marxism-Thaxis] Re: On the necessity of socialism

2002-02-20 Thread Chris Burford
with this statement, may be worth the comments of others?? Thanks for the forward. Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman/listinfo/marxism-thaxis

[Marxism-Thaxis] Nash: A Beautiful Mind

2002-03-03 Thread Chris Burford
on conventional social reality. Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman/listinfo/marxism-thaxis

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Nash: A Beautiful Mind

2002-03-06 Thread Chris Burford
interaction, he imposed simplistic rules which alienated him from the rest of the human capital. around him, and perpetuated his isolation. Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go

[Marxism-Thaxis] Re: Monkey think, monkey do

2002-03-14 Thread Chris Burford
-like attachment that was at first used to move one coloured sphere to chase another (if I remember the television item correctly) The more knowledge accumulates the more obvious marxism seems to me to become. Chris Burford At 14/03/02 12:11 -0500, you wrote: Monkey think, monkey do Primate

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Re: Monkey think, monkey do

2002-03-15 Thread Chris Burford
At 15/03/02 15:34 -0500, you wrote: Chris, I guess it has long been known that the brain , like other nerve impulses, has electronic messages. So, I guess this is just a translation of the brain's electronic message into an electronic message that the computer can read. It is technically

[Marxism-Thaxis] Women changing the world

2002-03-17 Thread Chris Burford
of this century, and the pressures on the natural use values of the environment. Besides these facts, 9-11 and the shape of the current global recession, are insignificant economic blips. Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Marxism the Fantastic - Call for Papers

2002-03-17 Thread Chris Burford
At 16/03/02 12:00 +, Russ wrote: Indeed! As I recall this comes straight out of German Romantic philosophy, or at least as articulated by Coleridge in his outstanding plagiarism of same. And, if I remember rightly, Fantasy fo Coleridge was a higher order of thought, a sort of organic product

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Coup in Venezuela:

2002-04-12 Thread Chris Burford
At 12/04/02 11:29 -0400, you wrote: Coup in Venezuela: It sounds as if by yesterday the battle was lost. How could the risk of this fall have been avoided? Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your

[Marxism-Thaxis] Chavez returns

2002-04-14 Thread Chris Burford
balance of forces. Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman/listinfo/marxism-thaxis

[Marxism-Thaxis] Land

2002-04-14 Thread Chris Burford
the nationalisation of land differ from a radical land redistribution? Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman/listinfo/marxism-thaxis

[Marxism-Thaxis] Chavez: US-Latin breach

2002-04-16 Thread Chris Burford
from IHT more evidence for the importance of analysing contradictions among the bourgeoisie. U.S.-Latin breach over Chavez Larry Rohter The New York Times Tuesday, April 16, 2002 SANTIAGO Venezuela's neighbors helped pave the way for President Hugo Chavez's stunning return to power by

[Marxism-Thaxis] The exchange value of currencies

2002-04-16 Thread Chris Burford
The organic composition of capital is the measure of the exchange value of currencies. Is this a correct application of marxism? Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] The exchange value of currencies

2002-04-17 Thread Chris Burford
of currencies is the measure of the relative organic composition of capital. Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman/listinfo/marxism-thaxis

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Karl Popper and Analytical Marxism

2002-05-01 Thread Chris Burford
of marxism such as dialectical materialism and the law of value (if they are not crudely and undialectically dogmatic) Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Fw: Stephen Jay Gould is dead

2002-05-22 Thread Chris Burford
At 20/05/02 17:09 -0400, you wrote: NY Times, May 20, 2002 Stephen Jay Gould, Biologist and Theorist on Evolution, Dies at 60 By CAROL KAESUK YOON Thank you Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your

[Marxism-Thaxis] Steven Rose on Stephen J Gould

2002-06-05 Thread Chris Burford
Stephen J Gould http://www.guardian.co.uk/Archive/Article/0%2C4273%2C4418543%2C00.html World-renowned, popularising palaeontologist who, controversially, revised Darwin's theories and took a political stand on science Steven Rose Guardian Wednesday May 22, 2002 Profesor Stephen Jay

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Gerry Healy

2002-06-24 Thread Chris Burford
At 23/06/02 15:44 +0100, you wrote: website: http://mysite.freeserve.com/whatnext The Rise and Fall of Gerry Healy by Bob Pitt is now available on the What Next? website. It is an expanded version of the original series that appeared in IWorkers News/I many years ago, and includes a new

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Pledge Declared Unconstitutional

2002-06-27 Thread Chris Burford
. And the Supreme Court has taken some decisions recently indicating unease about the death penalty. Can barbarism be temporarily on the retreat in some areas of the USA, or is this an illusion? Oath taking by childen sounds a bit fascistic to me. Chris Burford London

[Marxism-Thaxis] Saddam's capture, Bush's victory?

2003-12-14 Thread Chris Burford
together, and engage in economic activity and rule their own lives without being dominated by superpowers or global finance capitalist corporations. Initial thoughts. Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED

[Marxism-Thaxis] The lasting legacy of Marx's ideas

2004-04-12 Thread Chris Burford
, strength and pride. Chris Burford London ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman/listinfo/marxism-thaxis

[Marxism-Thaxis] Intelligentsia and Empire - in Iraq and the world

2004-04-25 Thread Chris Burford
the guilt of liberals in the imperialist heartlands. It would be an important precedent for humankind. Chris Burford London PS Note in concentrating on the intelligentsia I do not intend to ignore billions of people whose class position is clearly that of the working class, the lumpen proletariat

[Marxism-Thaxis] Re: The U.S. defeat in Fallujah

2004-05-03 Thread Chris Burford
as possible to the only forces that can ensure stable bodies of armed men in place with a degree of popular acceptance. ie the nearest thing to a stable state structure from a marxist point of view. The Iraqi people can police themselves. Chris Burford London

Fw: [Marxism-Thaxis] A Marxist analysis of the history of psychoanalysis

2004-09-07 Thread Chris Burford
I can't see that this got through first time. Sorry if this ends up as a duplication. CB - Original Message - From: Chris Burford [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Forum for the discussion of theoretical issues raised by Karl Marx and the thinkers he inspired [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday

Re: Fw: [Marxism-Thaxis] A Marxist analysis of the history ofpsychoanalysis

2004-09-08 Thread Chris Burford
and ideological changes of the last century is possibly very interesting. But for this reviewer even an evenhanded sorting out of clashing views is another source of irritation and frustration! Chris Burford - Original Message - From: Jim Farmelant [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent

[Marxism-Thaxis] Lisbon Earthquake 1755

2005-01-02 Thread Chris Burford
to it in his widely-read Candide. The civil society that will be united by this latest earthquake however is global and not merely European, and that has something to do with the development of the means of production. Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis

[Marxism-Thaxis] Ossetians

2008-08-12 Thread Chris Burford
to learn to be tolerant up to a point. Or am I being too pessimistic here? Chris Burford ___ Marxism-Thaxis mailing list Marxism-Thaxis@lists.econ.utah.edu To change your options or unsubscribe go to: http://lists.econ.utah.edu/mailman/listinfo/marxism

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Ossetians

2008-08-14 Thread Chris Burford
did not get to grips with the reality of racist friction but covered it over with an ideology of common good, which was then subject to attack as hypocrisy. - just my impressions. Chris Burford London - Original Message - From: CeJ [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: marxism-thaxis

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Babylonia - Mesopotamia

2008-08-16 Thread Chris Burford
in this collaborative exhibition in Berlin, was about the various components to the disrepect and ignorance shown by the European tradition to the populations of the middle East, and the associated myths or embellished stories. Chris Burford - Original Message - From: Charles Brown [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Ecuador Giving U.S. Air Base the Boot

2008-09-05 Thread Chris Burford
monopolistic capitalism, the importance of extremely large blocs of capital, which can withstand fluctuations in profitability. The fact that those blocs are closely tied to, and in fact coordinated by, central state policy, adds to the coherence of this argument. Venzuela, China. Chris Burford London

Re: [Marxism-Thaxis] Republicans mock everyday people

2008-09-05 Thread Chris Burford
the importance of other people, the needs of 2/3 of the population, (some of whom may be seduced into the cheerful good clean fun of rooting for your own immediately family as if it is just a game of ice hockey.) Chris Burford London - Original Message - From: Charles Brown [EMAIL

[Marxism-Thaxis] Centralization of credit

2008-09-20 Thread Chris Burford
done - remains a key question, and will be disputed territory. Chris Burford London - Original Message - From: Charles Brown [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; marxism-thaxis@lists.econ.utah.edu Sent: Friday, September 19, 2008 6:18 PM Subject: [Marxism-Thaxis] Abroad, Bailout