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…

What follows Fordism? On the Periodisation of Capitalism and its Regulation

This on-line version is the pre-copyedited, preprint version. The published version can be found here: ‘What follows Fordism? On the periodization of capitalism and its regulation’, in R. Albritton et al., eds, Phases of Capitalist Development: Booms, Crises, and Globalization, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 282-299, 2001. ***   This chapter addresses three issues: the general nature of…