By Élisée Reclus
The 1st complete advent to the concept of Elisée Reclus, the good anarchist geographer and political theorist, Anarchy, Geography, Modernity offers his groundbreaking critique of all kinds of domination: not just capitalism, the nation, and authoritarian faith, but additionally patriarchy, racism, technological domination, and the domination of nature. not just an anarchist, but in addition a thorough feminist, antiracist, ecologist, animal rights suggest, cultural radical, nudist, and vegetarian, Reclus’ rules are offered either via unique exposition and research and in vast translations of key texts, such a lot showing in English for the 1st time. The paintings elucidates Reclus’ maximum success, a sweeping old and theoretical synthesis recounting the tale of the earth and humanity as an epochal fight among freedom and domination, and his an important insights at the interrelation among own and small-group transformation, broader cultural switch, and large-scale social association also are explored.
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32 We have successively shown that abstract labour time is different from time as it is experienced in life, that it cannot be reduced either to the type or the physiological reality of labour, and that it is not external to the contradiction of the commodity, but is instead inherent to it. Positively, it has revealed to us the following of its secrets: it is a social relation that dominates agents instead of being dominated by them, and it contains a contradiction, for it is both an inherent and an external quality of particular commodities.
This reading unites instead of separates the moments of economic life, for each moment comprises the whole totality without eliminating the formal differences. We believe that such a reading is compatible with Marx’s spirit and in no way constitutes a ‘novelty’ with respect to the author of Capital. It is also necessary to note that our mode of exposition is purely logical. Obviously, it is not abstract labour as a universality that introduces a division within itself (as we have noted), for the universal only logically precedes the particular.
Between the abstract logical laws – immanent to the unfolding economic rationality – and 6 • Introduction historical time, there exists no relation of separation, but a relation of reciprocal communication and impregnation. The former is realised in historically concrete forms, political and economic-institutional, which periodically go into crisis and evolve by leaps and bounds. Through the fluctuations of the profit rate and through crises, capital ‘gives a rhythm’ to history and directs it, orientates the trajectory followed without mechanically predetermining it, and diminishes chance without erasing it.