That quote of Althusser is indeed one of my favorites: "as there is no such thing as an innocent reading, we must say what reading we are guilty of." George, I am very glad that you share our enthusiasm for ...Read More

While the point of the chapter is to lay out the terms that govern capitalist society, I think we can spin out much of the chapter by continuing our Robinson Crusoe discussion. Marx started by asking how exchange was possible, ...Read More