In the second part of his essay on how violence and coercion are written into the core of capitalist social relations, Colin Barker explores how states modify the law of value.
The first part of Colin Barker's essay looking at how violence and coercion are written into the core of capitalist social relations
Will Searby goes back to the theory of value and exploitation in Marx's Capital to explore how exploitation relates to different forms of oppression.
In the concluding part of our serialisation of his 1978 essay on the state in capitalist society, Colin Barker considers the theory of the Permanent Arms Economy.
In the second of a three part series Colin Barker continues his investigation into the relationship between capital and the state.