Iwao Kitamura (ikita@st.rim.or.jp)
Wed, 25 Oct 1995 07:14:01 -0700

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[2~I agree with Jerry's proposal. If we would go through Capital vol1,
I also believe we'd better start from the preface as Chaion suggested.
Looking back 'brainstormings', I find it necessary for us to discuss
marxian methodology at first. I'm looking foward to Chaion's essay.

On Wed, 25 Oct 1995 05:12:56 -0700 Chaion wrote:

>I agree with Jerry. But, before starting from Chapter 1, I would like us to
>start from Preface to the First edition of Capital vol I, in which he discussed
>method of economics. I have some dissenting notes on conventional understanding
>of Marx's method of economics, notably in Sweezy, Meek and Foley. The concept
>of abstraction, etc. If we agree all with Jerry, I shall propose a short essay
>of 3 or 4 pages on the method of economics against Sweezy, Foley, etc. next
>Chai-on Lee
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