Birth of Democracy and the Death Knell of Capitalism
ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL WEEKLY, JUNE 29, 2019 VOL LIV NOS. 26 & 27
3 Pages Posted: 4 Jan 2021
Date Written: 2019
A response to “Death of Democracy: An Inevitable Possibility under Capitalism’’ by Rajan Gurukkal (EPW, 25 August 2018) seeks to foreground the inherent contradiction between genuine democracy and capitalism. Realising the possibility of system-transcendence therefore demands an organised challenge to the exploitative capital–labour relation.
Keywords: Capitalism, Democracy, Capital-Labour Relation
JEL Classification: P12, P13, P14, P16, P26
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