Louis Althusser was a philosopher born in Algeria in 1918. He died in France in 1990. His other publications in English include For Marx, Politics and History, and On Ideology.
Establishing a rigorous program of 'symptomatic reading' that cuts through the silences and lacunae of 'Capital' to reveal its philosophical core, Louis Althusser interprets Marx's structural analy...
No figure among the western Marxist theoreticians has loomed larger in the postwar period than Louis Althusser. A rebel against the Catholic tradition in which he was raised, Althusser studied phil...
K. Satchidanandan (born 28 May 1948) is a bilingual poet and critic who writes in Malayalam and English.
Valerian Rodrigues, the editor of the volume, is currently Ambedkar Chair, Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD). His recent books include The Essential Writings of B. R. Ambedkar (2002), The Indian Parl