Revolution or Decadence? Thoughts on the Transition between Modes of Production on the Occasion of the Marx Bicentennial Samir Amin DOI: https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-070-01-2018-05_2 Keywords: Revolutions, History, Marxism, Movements Abstract Revolution is still on the agenda for the global periphery. Restorations in the course of socialist transition are not irrevocable—and in the weak links of the center, breaks in the imperialist front are not inconceivable.Click here to purchase a PDF version of this article at the Monthly Review website. Requires Subscription or Fee PDF (USD 3) HTML Published 2018-05-02 Issue Vol. 70, No. 1: May 2018 Section Articles Please see here for reprint requests.