Books written by David Harvey

The Ways of the World

Oxford University Press, USA | March 3, 2016 | 352 pages
David Harvey is one of most famous Marxist intellectuals in the past half century, as well as one of the world's most cited social scientists. Beginning in the early 1970s with his trenchant and still-relevant book Social Justice and the City and through this day, Harvey has written numerous books... More Info

Social Justice and the City

University of Georgia Press | August 19, 2019 | 354 pages
Throughout his distinguished and influential career, David Harvey has defined and redefined the relationship between politics, capitalism, and the social aspects of geographical theory. Laying out Harvey's position that geography could not remain objective in the face of urban poverty and... More Info

Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism

Oxford University Press | March 14, 2014 | 352 pages
"What I am seeking here is a better understanding of the contradictions of capital, not of capitalism. I want to know how the economic engine of capitalism works the way it does, and why it might stutter and stall and sometimes appear to be on the verge of collapse. I also want to show why this... More Info

A Companion to Marx's Capital

September 10, 2013 | 384 pages
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Rebel Cities

Verso Books | April 9, 2013 | 208 pages
Rousing manifesto on the city and the commons from the acclaimed theorist  More Info

The Enigma of Capital

Oxford University Press, USA | September 14, 2011 | 320 pages
Covers the basic workings of capitalism, how it came to dominate the world, and why it resulted in a financial crisis in 2008, arguing that a radical overhaul of the economic system is the only way to create a sustainable future.  More Info

A companion to Marx's Capital

Verso Books | August 19, 2019 | 356 pages
The radical geographer guides us through the classic text of political economy.  More Info

The Enigma of Capital

Oxford University Press, USA | September 9, 2010 | 296 pages
Since the moment the deeply unsettling financial disaster erupted in September 2008, a crisis of confidence has gripped the economic mind. Experts of all stripes, from Alan Greenspan on down, were at a loss to explain what had happened. David Harvey saw this moment coming. A legendary scholar and... More Info