David Harvey's Marxism: Making space for time, making time for space

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Abstract

David Harvey is one of the world's leading Marxist thinkers, advancing a classical version of Marxism that stays close to the spirit and letter of Mar's original later writings. This chapter sets his writings over 4 decades in context, identifies their key innovations, and shows how they have advanced Marxist thinking and thinking in Geography, Harvey's home discipline. While Harvey's work as a Marxist has been consistent over time in a theoretical sense, he has shown how is can speak powerfully to the dynamics of a highly turbulent capitalist system.

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Marxism and Post-Marxism
EditorsAlex Callinicos, Stathis Kouvelakis, Lucia Pradella
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherRoutledge
Chapter54
Pages543-544
Number of pages10
Volume1
Edition1
ISBN (Electronic)9781315149608
ISBN (Print)9781138555525
Publication statusPublished - 10 Jan 2021