Re: [OPE] Brecht and value-form theory

From: Philip Dunn <>
Date: Thu Mar 19 2009 - 16:28:31 EDT

On Thu, 2009-03-19 at 12:14 +0100, Dave Zachariah wrote:

> In effect the VFT argument ultimately seems to disolve this
> distinction between labour-content and price.

The _distinction_ is not dissolved by the non-deviation of prices from
values. A price is a sum of money. The intrinsic value of that sum of
money can equal the intrinsic value of the commodity it buys while the
distinction stands.

> In a 'single-system' you can't speak of a deviation between
> labour-content and price.

Some single systems do maintain the deviation of prices and values, e.g.

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