George Novack

Introduction to the Logic of Marxism



Written: 1942
Source: Introduction to the Logic of Marxism.
Publisher: Pathfinder Press, 1971
Copyright: Pathfinder Press, 1971
Transcribed: Andy Blunden
HTML Markup: Andy Blunden


Table of Contents:

LECTURE 1: Formal Logic and Dialectics
LECTURE 2: The Limitations of Formal Logic
LECTURE 3: Again on Limitations of Formal Logic
LECTURE 4: Hegel's Revolution in Logic
LECTURE 5: The Dialectical Method: I
LECTURE 6: The Dialectical Method: II
LECTURE 7: The Marxist Revolution in Logic
LECTURE 8: The Categories of Dialectical Logic
LECTURE 9: From Capitalist Ignorance To Socialist Enlightenment


Glossary References:

Formal Logic | Dialectics | Unity of Opposites | Contradiction

Further reading:

Afterword to Second German Edition of Capital, Marx 1873
ABC of Materialist Dialectics, Trotsky, 1940
Dialectics as Logic, Ilyenkov 1960
Marx’s Grundrisse and Hegel’s Logic, Hiroshi Uchida
Formal Logic, Andy Blunden
Logic of Marx’s Capital, Tony Smith


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