Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745320359 Published February 2007 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada

The Beginning of History: Value Struggles and Global Capital

Massimo De Angelis

The Beginning of History: Value Struggles and Global Capital

Massimo De Angelis

Distributed for Pluto Press

320 pages | 5.90551 x 9.05512
Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745320359 Published February 2007 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Contents
Preface
Chapter 1 The beginning of history
PART I. Orientations: co-production of livelihoods as contested terrain
Chapter 2 Values struggles
Chapter 3 Capital as a Social Force
Chapter 4 With no limits
Chapter 5 Production and reproduction
Chapter 6 Production, reproduction and global loops
Part II. Global Loops: some explorations on the contemporary work machine
Chapter 7 Enclosures and Disciplinary Integration
Chapter 8 Global Loops
Chapter 9 Global work machine
Part III. Context, Contest and Text: discourses and their clashing practices
Chapter 10 Marx and the enclosures we face
Chapter 11 Enclosures with no limits
Chapter 12 The "Law of Value," Immaterial Labour, and the "centre of power
Chapter 13 The Valuing and the Measuring of Capital
Chapter 14 Market Freedom and the Prison: Hayek and Bentham
Chapter 15 Fractal-Panopticon and Ubiquitous Revolution
Part IV. "By Asking question we walk": the Problematics of Decoupling
Chapter 16 The "Outside"
Chapter 17 Commons
References
Endnotes
Index
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