Book Review of Erik Olin Wright's 'Envisioning Real Utopias'

Ellerman, David. 2018. “Review: Envisioning Real Utopias by Erik Olin Wright.” Cosmos & Taxis 5 (3–4): 94–103

10 Pages Posted: 21 May 2020

Date Written: October 24, 2018

Abstract

This article is a review of Erik Olin Wright’s 2010 book Envisioning Real Utopias. The review focuses on certain topics such as his understanding of ‘capitalism,’ his conception of worker cooperatives, and the general issues surrounding markets, the Left, and Marxism.

Keywords: Envisioning Real Utopias, worker cooperatives, Marxism, labor theory of value, G.A. Cohen

JEL Classification: B14, P13

Suggested Citation

Ellerman, David, Book Review of Erik Olin Wright's 'Envisioning Real Utopias' (October 24, 2018). Ellerman, David. 2018. “Review: Envisioning Real Utopias by Erik Olin Wright.” Cosmos & Taxis 5 (3–4): 94–103, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3584254

David Ellerman (Contact Author)

University of Ljubljana ( email )

School of Social Science
Ljubljana, CA
Slovenia

HOME PAGE: http://www.ellerman.org

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