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No.14 The Gulf War and the New World Order

  • by Andre Gunder Frank and Salah Jaber, 1991 - 72 pages
    €5,00

    The Gulf War and the New World Order provides thorough analyses of the Gulf War from the invasion of Kuwait (August 1990) to the aftermath of operation 'Desert Storm' ( January/February 1991). It examines the war's meaning for the Third World and gives detailed assessments of Western policies and the changing scene in the Middle East.

No.13 The Spanish Civil War in Euzkadi and Catalonia

  • Contrasts and Convergences by Miguel Romero, 1991 - 48 pages
    €5,00

    In The Spanish Civil War in Euzkadi and Catalonia, Miguel Romero questions conventional history and tries to look at it from the point of view of the defeated and oppressed.

No.11-12 The Bourgeois Revolutions

  • by Robert Lochhead, 1989 - 72 pages
    €5,00

    The current political relevance of the history of past revolutions is revealed in the ongoing polemics over the meaning of the French revolution of 1789 and the English revolution of 1640-60.

No.10 Marxism and Liberation Theology

  • by Michael Löwy, 1988 - 40 pages
    €5,00
    Not available

    The emergence of revolutionary Christianity and liberation theology in Latin America opened a new chapter and posed exciting new questions. In Marxism and Liberation Theology, Michael Löwy argues that these developments demand a renewal of the Marxist analysis of religion.

No.09 The formative years of the Fourth International (1933-1938)

  • by Daniel Bensaïd, 1988 - 48 pages
    €5,00

    A new problem was posed to the movement for socialist democracy in the 1930s. To its fight against capitalism, it now had to add a fight against Stalinist bureaucracy in the USSR.

No.07-08 Plan, Market and Democracy

  • The experience of the so-called socialist countries by Catherine Samary, 1988 - 64 pages
    €5,00

    The collapse of the USSR highlighted the dead-end of the sort of planning practised under Stalin, Khrushchev and Brezhnev. But is the only alternative to bureaucratically planned 'command economies' the 'free market'. Rejecting this false choice, Catherine Samary explains that the debate is meaningless unless it is linked to the goal of emancipation.

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