[OPE-L:3520] Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Marxism and 19th century materialism

From: Steve Keen (stevekeen10@hotmail.com)
Date: Tue Jun 20 2000 - 06:30:42 EDT

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That was not at all my point, Rakesh. I think this discussion of quantum
mechanics is interesting, but quite irrelevant to economics of any
persuasion. But I take Allin's point that people can use the apparent
"dismissal" of a materialist conception of matter as a club with which to
beat Marx. So it's just nice to show that the club may be double-barrelled.


>From: bhandari@Princeton.EDU (Rakesh Bhandari)
>Reply-To: ope-l@galaxy.csuchico.edu
>To: ope-l@galaxy.csuchico.edu
>Subject: [OPE-L:3517] Re: Re: Re: Re: Marxism and 19th century materialism
>Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2000 13:08:49 -0400 (EDT)
> >That should have been "need not" embrace idealism, of course; I was in a
> >hurry when I typed that! Sorry,
> >Steve
>Is entertaining the possibility of many parallel universes more Marxist or
>less reactionary or indeed less idealist than Bohr's "idealism"? Should the
>interpretation be judged on such a political basis?

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