On the Originality, Legacy, and Actuality of Nicos Poulantzas

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here:  ‘On the originality, legacy, and actuality of Nicos Poulantzas’, Studies in Political Economy, 34, 75-108, 1991.   It is now some eleven years (at the time of writing in 2000) since the tragic death of Nicos Poulantzas.[1] His name will…

Rethinking the Diversity and Varieties of Capitalism: on Variegated Capitalism in the World Market

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ’Rethinking the diversity of capitalism: varieties of capitalism, variegated capitalism, and the world market’, in G. Wood and C. Lane, eds, Capitalist Diversity and Diversity within Capitalism, London: Routledge, 209-237, 2011. What’s in a name? There are many approaches, some…

Marxist Approaches to Power

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘Marxist Approaches to Power’ in E. Amenta, K. Nash, A. Scott, eds, The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Political Sociology, Oxford: Blackwell, 3-14, 2012. Marxist approaches to power focus on its relation to class domination in capitalist societies. Power is linked to…

The Political Scene and the Politics of Representation: Periodizing Class Struggle and the State in The Eighteenth Brumaire

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘The politics of representation and The Eighteenth Brumaire‘, in M. Cowling and J. Martin, ed., The Eighteenth Brumaire Today, London: Pluto Press, 179-194, 2002. *** The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte has a key place in debates over Marx’s theory…