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Marx/Engels accumulated Works (MECW) is the biggest choice of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It comprises all works released through Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and diverse unpublished manuscripts and letters. The gathered Works, which used to be translated through Richard Dixon and others, involves 50 volumes. It was once compiled and published among 1975 and 2005 by means of growth Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and foreign Publishers (New York).
The amassed Works comprises fabric written via Marx among 1835 and his demise in 1883, and by way of Engels among 1838 and his dying in 1895. The early volumes contain juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. numerous volumes acquire the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.
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Marx/Engels gathered Works (MECW) is the most important number of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It includes all works released via Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and diverse unpublished manuscripts and letters. The gathered Works, which used to be translated by means of Richard Dixon and others, involves 50 volumes. It was once compiled and revealed among 1975 and 2005 through growth Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and overseas Publishers (New York).
The accrued Works includes fabric written by way of Marx among 1835 and his demise in 1883, and through Engels among 1838 and his loss of life in 1895. The early volumes comprise juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. numerous volumes gather the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.
Other volumes within the accumulated Works comprise recognized works of Marx and Engels, together with The Communist Manifesto, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, and Capital, lesser-known works, and formerly unpublished or untranslated manuscripts. The accumulated Works comprises thirteen volumes of correspondence by way of the mature Marx and Engels, protecting the interval from 1844 via 1895.
Although the accumulated Works is the main whole selection of the paintings via Marx and Engels released up to now in English, it's not their entire works. A venture to submit the pair's entire works in German is predicted to require greater than one hundred twenty volumes.
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2). Among the poor, there remains a lack of goods, but that lack isn’t due to a shortage of production capacity—it’s due to the poor’s inability to pay. The critical scarcity here, in other words, is income. Similarly, in the early capitalist era, land, resources, and places to dump wastes were abundant; aggregated capital was the scarcest factor. That’s why rules and practices developed that put capital above all else. In the twenty-first century, however, this is no longer the case. As economist Joshua Farley has noted, “If we want more fish on our dinner plates, the scarce factor isn’t fishing boats, it’s fish.
It keeps doing so, despite signals of planetary peril, like a runaway steam engine without a governor. It has built mountains of private wealth, but much of that wealth was taken from the commons, and a great deal of it adds little to our happiness. Its main actors, profit-maximizing corporations, are essentially out of control, and the fruits of their exertions are dispensed in a highly unequal way. Why does surplus capitalism behave this way? It’s possible that we consistently hire bad CEOs, but I think otherwise.
And because low-income households spend virtually all of their incomes on unavoidable consumption, pollution taxes fall disproportionately on them. —it goes to government coffers. Like any tax, a pollution tax takes money 42 | THE PROBLEM out of private pockets and turns it over to the state. It’s then up to politicians to decide what to do with it. It’s possible that politicians will use the money fairly and wisely, but there are no guarantees. If recent history is any guide, they’ll use much of it to expand the military-industrial complex and lower taxes on campaign donors.