Democracy against Capitalism: Renewing Historical Materialism

  title={Democracy against Capitalism: Renewing Historical Materialism},
  author={E. Wood},
  journal={Contemporary Sociology},
  • E. Wood
  • Published 1995
  • Political Science
  • Contemporary Sociology
Introduction Part I. Historical Materialism and the Specificity of Capitalism: 1. The separation of the 'economic' and 'political' in capitalism 2. Rethinking base and superstructure 3. Class as process and relationship 4. History or technological determinism? 5. History or teleology? Marx v. Weber Part II. Democracy against Capitalism: 6. Labour and democracy, ancient and modern 7. The demos v. 'we, the people': from ancient to modern conceptions of citizenship 8. Civil society and the… Expand
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