Kevin B. Anderson

Professor of Sociology, Political Science, and Feminist Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara

Marx at the Margins: On Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Non-Western Societies, Expanded EditionKevin B. Anderson

Marx at the Margins: On Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Non-Western Societies, Expanded Edition

With a New Preface 344 pages | 6 x 9 | © 2010, 2016 In Marx at the Margins, Kevin Anderson uncovers a variety of extensive but neglected texts by Marx that cast what we thought we knew about his work in a startlingly different light. Analyzing a variety of Marx’s writings, including journalistic work written for the New York Tribune, Anderson presents us with a Marx quite at odds with conventional interpretati…

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Karl MarxKevin B. Anderson

Karl Marx

Marx's approach to analyzing society and especially his critique of capitalist society, continues to influence the work of a large number of scholars world-wide. (more…)

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The Dunayevskaya-Marcuse-Fromm Correspondence, 1954-1978: Dialogues on Hegel, Marx, and Critical TheoryKevin B. Anderson

The Dunayevskaya-Marcuse-Fromm Correspondence, 1954-1978: Dialogues on Hegel, Marx, and Critical Theory

Editors: Kevin B. Anderson and Russell Rockwell This book presents for the first time the correspondence during the years 1954 to 1978 between the Marxist-Humanist and feminist philosopher (more…)

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Foucault and the Iranian Revolution: Gender and the Seductions of IslamismKevin B. Anderson

Foucault and the Iranian Revolution: Gender and the Seductions of Islamism

[Winner of the Latifeh Yarshater Award for the Best Book in Iranian Women’s Studies, 2006.] We analyze critically the extensive but little-known writings on Iran’s 1979 Islamic revolution by Michel Foucault, who traveled there twice in 1978.  These writings, published in 1978-79 in French and Italian newspapers (more…)

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The Rosa Luxemburg ReaderKevin B. Anderson

The Rosa Luxemburg Reader

This volume, edited by Peter Hudis and Kevin B. Anderson, provides an annotated selection from Luxemburg’s major political and economic works – Accumulation of Capital, the Mass Strike, Reform or Revolution, on nationalism, on Lenin, on the Russian Revolution, etc. -- as well as her letters.  Several important Luxemburg texts that have been translated into English for the first time by Ashley Passmore and me: a …

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The Power of Negativity: Selected Writings on the Dialectic in Hegel and MarxKevin B. Anderson

The Power of Negativity: Selected Writings on the Dialectic in Hegel and Marx

This volume contains annotated selections from Raya Dunayevskaya’s lifelong writings on Hegel, Marx, and dialectics, edited by Peter Hudis and Kevin B. Anderson.  (more…)

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Erich Fromm and Critical Criminology: Beyond the Punitive SocietyKevin B. Anderson

Erich Fromm and Critical Criminology: Beyond the Punitive Society

[Recipient of the International Erich Fromm Prize, 2000) Part one is a Fromm biography, while part two includes six essays on Fromm and criminology by contemporary scholars, (more…)

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Marx on SuicideKevin B. Anderson

Marx on Suicide

This book includes a new, annotated translation by Plaut, Gabrielle Edgcomb, and Kevin B. Anderson of Marx's 1846 essay/translation on suicide, which concentrated on young Parisian women who had committed suicide due to gender or familial oppression, edited by Eric A. Plaut and Kevin B. Anderson.  At one point, for example, Marx writes that the bourgeois revolutions of the eighteenth century were incomplete because …

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Lenin, Hegel, and Western Marxism: A Critical StudyKevin B. Anderson

Lenin, Hegel, and Western Marxism: A Critical Study

This book takes up Lenin's extensive but little-known writings on Hegel, especially his 1914-15 notebooks on Hegel’s Science of Logic. I argue that in these notes, Lenin broke with the crude materialism of his generation of Marxists and of his own earlier work like Materialism and Empirio-Criticism (1908).  His confrontation with Hegel was part of a rethinking of his old categories in light of the crisis and break…

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