By Katerina Kolozova
"This is a passionately engaged paintings that dramatizes the unconventional stakes of Marx’s and Laruelle’s tasks whereas drawing creatively at the paintings of Butler, Firestone, and Haraway alongside the way in which. it's without delay the absolute best advent to Laruelle’s appropriation of Marx and a Marxian radicalization of Laruelle’s ‘non-standard philosophy'." ~Ray Brassier "Katerina Kolozova supplies the 1st exact and finished research of my interpretation of Marx in my ebook creation to Non-Marxism, and extra typically, of up to date Marxism. ... In full of life model, Kolozova re-awakens Marxism and rescues it from its torpor." ~ Francois Laruelle Departing from the normal readings of Karl Marx’s Capital and different of his works, when it comes to François Laruelle’s “radicalization of concepts,” Katerina Kolozova identifies a theoretical kernel in Marx’s inspiration whose serious and interpretative strength might be hired irrespective of its next interpretations within the philosophical mainstream. The latter includes a strategy of abstracting a philosophical legacy — or fairly, of placing it in brackets — after which codifying a heritage of a discovered interpretation verified in intended constancy to the theoretical undertaking of a “master.” examining the grasp implies a mastery of doctrinal instruments, which leads to setting up a catechism of the emblems of the grasp. And this catechism interferes, Kolozova argues, with extra direct encounters with Marx’s writings. As we all know, Marx’s conscientiously descriptive language unravels the unconventional middle of capitalist monetary techniques and, via that unraveling, additionally finds capitalism’s useful exploitation and subjugation of human exertions. towards a thorough Metaphysics of Socialism makes an attempt to get well and emancipate the thought of metaphysics during this situation by way of advantage of radicalizing thought’s come upon with the genuine. Kolozova argues that this metaphysical drama is on the foundation of the social and financial injustices of up to date international economic-political realities, and she or he illustrates this situation in discussions of the matter of salary exertions, automatic hypothesis because the middle of overdue capitalism, the post-2008 monetary situation, the prestige of know-how in overdue capitalism, sexual distinction and gender, and the human and non-human body’s subjugation capitalist automation. desk OF CONTENTS // Chap. 1: advent — Chap. 2: the potential of Immanent insurrection as conception and Political Praxis — Chap. three: Metaphysics of the Finance economic climate — Chap. four: The Metaphysics of Capitalism and the Socialist reaction — Chap. five: know-how, the physique and the Materialist selection within the final example of the Communist Society of Cyborgs
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