Das Kapital

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a book written by Karl Marx (1867) describing his economic theories


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In contrast, Piketty contends that Marx faded to take into account the importance of technological improvement, although Marx wrote Das Kapital while residing in England during its greatest era of success after the Industrial Revolution.
Though Marx had quipped in his youth that "the philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point is to change it," Das Kapital was fundamentally a work of interpretation--it was, paradigmatically, a work of theory.
Therefore, in order to clarify what scientific methods were in reality used by Marx, how they are related to Hegel's methodology and whether Marx violated the requirements of those methods (and if yes, how), let us turn to his seminal treatise Das Kapital, which lays out his economic doctrine in a comprehensive fashion and which seeks to prove inevitability of violent replacement of capitalism by communism.
While a great deal of attention has been paid to Marx' writing, in particular Das Kapital (first published in England in 1876), it is interesting to see an economist pay attention to the Church's social doctrine, although the recent Encyclical, Caritas in Veritate, may concentrate at least some of the academic community on new work in this area.
Yet if this were the case, workers the world over would have risen up eons ago and tossed out Das Kapital and Marx to pick up a licence for heavy and dangerous machinery to be recklessly driven in the direction of senior management.
It is akin to expounding that the Bolsheviks spooned out bits of Das Kapital to suit the Communist Manifesto.
Even Karl Marx, UNESCO noted, recognised La Chaux-de-Fonds as a "huge factory-town" in his Das Kapital analysis of the Jura's watch-making industry.
Thatcherism was not a bunch of policies that started off life in a book, like Das Kapital, but a set of principles within the free market, it meant the free market couldn't be dominated by particular interests, like the unions.
In China, where the economy is built upon a ruthless version of capitalism, they are planning to stage a musical version of Karl Marx's masterwork - Das Kapital.
Parallels between On War and Das Kapital are numerous and intriguing.
London, Mar 18 (ANI): China is reportedly planning to adapt Karl Marx's Das Kapital into a new stage show.
The modern-day Marx has written his own version of Das Kapital, subtitled A Plea for Man, reports Deutsche Welle.
Only after having read and absorbed Reisman's masterful exposition and critique of Marx and Keynes, I was able to follow through the actual mechanics and appreciate the full range of ideas in Das Kapital and The General Theory.
French President Nicholas Sarkozy allowed himself to be photographed leafing through the pages of Marx's Das Kapital.
For this work, he implemented Sergei Eisenstein's 1920s plan to make a film of Karl Marx's Das Kapital.