Are There Economic Laws of Socialism?

Authors

  • Harry Magdoff

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-037-03-1985-07_7

Keywords:

Marxism, Political Economy

Abstract

The Bolsheviks believed that by overthrowing capitalism they were acting in harmony with a scientific law of history. But they were equally aware that, apart from general principles, there was no science of how socialism was to be constructed; nor were there preconceived laws of socialist economic development.

Published

1985-07-07

Issue

Section

Articles