Capital: Volume 2: A Critique of Political Economy
ISBN: 0140445692
EAN13: 9780140445695
Language: English
Pages: 624
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 5.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books

Capital: Volume 2: A Critique of Political Economy

Book #2 in the Capital Series
Book Overview
The second volume of a political treatise that changed the world A vital cornerstone to Marx s overall theory of economics, the second volume of Capital considers in depth the nature of commodity and the market-place bourgeois society. This immensely powerful work argues that prosperity in a capitalist society inevitably holds within itself the seeds of its own destruction. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.