Re: [OPE-L] salto mortale

From: Allin Cottrell (cottrell@WFU.EDU)
Date: Fri Mar 02 2007 - 22:39:51 EST

On Fri, 2 Mar 2007, Jerry Levy wrote:

> [Prices] are a NECESSARY mode of expression of value because the
> commodity necessary entails an array of SPECIFIC social
> relations which include (amongst other things)  the market and
> money.

You've taken a salto mortale yourself here, Jerry: value ->
commodity.  This assumes what you're trying to prove.  Paul
and I think that "value" is a more general category, socio-
historically, than "commodity".


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