United States in a World in Crisis: The Geopolitics of Precarious Work and Super-Exploitation

  • En solde
  • $30.00
  • Prix régulier $42.00
  • --------

    Adrián Sotelo Valencia

    Publisher: Haymarket Books

    Year: 2020

    Format: Paperback

    Size: 258 pages

    ISBN: 9781642593693

Frais de port calculés à l'étape de paiement.

Add to Wishlist

Building on the pioneering work of radical dependency theory, Valencia unpacks how super-exploitation functions under highly financialized, 21st-century capitalism.

This work by the distinguished Mexican theorist Adrián Sotelo Valencia explores new dimensions of super-exploitation in a context of the structural crisis of capitalism and imperialism. Steeped in a new generation of radical dependency theory and informed by the legacy of his own mentor, the famous Brazilian Marxist Ruy Mauro Marini, Sotelo rigorously examines prevailing theoretical debates regarding the expansion of super-exploitation in advanced capitalism. Building upon a Marinist framework, he goes beyond Marini to identify new forms of super-exploitation that shape the growing precarity of work. Sotelo demonstrates the inextricable link between reliance upon fictitious capital and the intensification of super-exploitation. Poignant contrasts are drawn between US capitalism and Mexico that reveal the nefarious new forms of imperialist dependency.

Tags: Adrián Sotelo Valencia ....... Business & Economics ....... Haymarket Books ....... latin america ....... marxism ....... Studies in Critical Social Sciences series .......