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1 Historical Materialism and Social Evolution

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3 Historical Materialism and Social Evolution Edited by Paul Blackledge Senior Lecturer School of Cultural Studies Leeds Metropolitan University and Graeme Kirkpatrick Lecturer in Sociology University of Northumbria

4 Editorial matter, Selection and Chapter 1 Paul Blackledge and Graeme Kirkpatrick 2002 Chapter 2 Paul Blackledge 2002 Chapter 7 Graeme Kirkpatrick 2002 Remaining chapters their authors 2002 Softcover reprint of the hardcover 1st edition All rights reserved. No reproduction, copy or transmission of this publication may be made without written permission. No paragraph of this publication may be reproduced, copied or transmitted save with written permission or in accordance with the provisions of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, or under the terms of any licence permitting limited copying issued by the Copyright Licensing Agency, 90 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 4LP. Any person who does any unauthorised act in relation to this publication may be liable to criminal prosecution and civil claims for damages. The authors have asserted their rights to be identified as the authors of this work in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act First published 2002 by PALGRAVE MACMILLAN Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 6XS and 175 Fifth Avenue, New York, N.Y Companies and representatives throughout the world PALGRAVE MACMILLAN is the global academic imprint of the Palgrave Macmillan division of St. Martin s Press, LLC and of Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. Macmillan is a registered trademark in the United States, United Kingdom and other countries. Palgrave is a registered trademark in the European Union and other countries. ISBN ISBN (ebook) DOI / This book is printed on paper suitable for recycling and made from fully managed and sustained forest sources. A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Historical materialism and social evolution / edited by Paul Blackledge and Graeme Kirkpatrick. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. 1. Communism and culture. 2. Communism and society. 3. Historical materialism. 4. Social Darwinism. 5. Human evolution. I. Blackledge, Paul, 1967 II. Kirkpatrick, Graeme, 1963 HX523 H dc

5 Contents List of the Contributors viii 1 Historical Materialism and Social Evolution 1 Paul Blackledge and Graeme Kirkpatrick 2 Historical Materialism: from Social Evolution to Revolutionary Politics 8 Paul Blackledge Evolution 8 Marx, Engels and Darwin 11 Crude evolutionary Marxism 15 The voluntarist reaction 19 In defence of evolutionism 24 Synthesising evolution and revolution 27 Conclusion 30 3 Social Darwinism and Socialist Darwinism in Germany: 1860 to Ted Benton Introduction 36 The diversity of evolutionary biology 39 Evolutionism in culture and politics 45 Conclusion 72 4 A Darwinian Historical Materialism 76 Paul Nolan Natural selection 77 A quasi-darwinian theory of history 78 A quasi-darwinian historical materialism 83 Some other difficulties for the theory 92 Conclusion 94 5 Analytical Marxism and the Debate on Social Evolution 98 Alan Carling History and evolution 98 v

6 vi Contents What sort of evolutionary theory is the Marxian theory of history? 100 The asocial argument for the tendency 102 The Natural Primacy of the forces of production 105 The Competitive Primacy of the forces of production 108 Is Competitive Primacy plausible in history? 112 The Feudal Fission thesis 114 A composite theory of history? 116 Modes of production and theories of transition 118 Laibman: between the sundered concept and the floating fact 121 A case in conclusion History, Exploitation and Oppression 129 Alex Callinicos Social evolution and rational choice 130 Transitions to capitalism 134 Generalising or dissolving class theory? 141 Exploitation and oppression 147 Divide and rule 152 Conclusion Progress and Technology in Habermas s Theory of Social Evolution 163 Graeme Kirkpatrick Introduction 163 Habermas and the evolution of society 163 The case of the personal computer 173 Habermas, informationalism and social evolution 181 Conclusion The Possible Wonders of Technology. Beyond Habermas towards Marcuse: a Critical Framework for Technological Progress 190 Giusseppe Tassone Introduction 190 Communicative reason versus instrumental reason: Habermas s theory of progress 191 A quasi-habermasean model for technological progress: Simpson s longing for a meaningful life 194

7 Contents vii No concept is more abstract than the idea of a mere machine : an interpretation of Marcuse s critical theory of technology Lean Production and Economic Evolution in Capitalism 213 Tony Smith Evolutionary mechanisms in capitalism 213 From Fordism to lean production 218 Lean production and the conditions for a transition to socialism 223 Index 236

8 List of the Contributors Ted Benton teaches sociology at the University of Essex. Paul Blackledge teaches in the School of Cultural Studies at Leeds Metropolitan University. Alex Callinicos teaches in the Department of Politics at the University of York. Alan Carling teaches in the Department of Interdisciplinary Human Studies at the University of Bradford. Graeme Kirkpatrick teaches in the Department of Sociology at the University of Northumbria. Paul Nolan completed his Ph.D. at Birkbeck College, University of London. Tony Smith teaches philosophy at Iowa State University. Giusseppe Tassone teaches at the University of York. viii

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