[OPE-L:7789] Re: Re: Re: "Hic Rhodus, hic salta!"

From: Riccardo Bellofiore (bellofio@cisi.unito.it)
Date: Thu Oct 10 2002 - 06:48:17 EDT

At 17:09 -0300 9-10-2002, Francisco Paulo Cipolla wrote:
>Jerry, the inner need to product differentiation is developed by Marx in the
>Grundrisse: it comes out of the process of increasing productivity which tends
>to saturate social need (=demand at market value). It is posed as the conflict
>between the endless expansion of value by capital versus limited capacity to
>absorb use value on the part of humans.
>Unfortunately I donīt have any more time now but I am very interested in this

I think is where Marx talks of "superfluous time". there was a good 
discussion on this in the late 70s or early 80s by Postone and 
Reinecke, if I remember well ((Social Research?).



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