Books published by Monthly Review Press

Big Farms Make Big Flu

Monthly Review Press | June 1, 2016 | 400 pages
Thanks to breakthroughs in production and food science, agribusiness has been able to devise new ways to grow more food and get it more places more quickly. There is no shortage of news items on hundreds of thousands of hybrid poultry – each animal genetically identical to the next – packed... More Info


Monthly Review Press | January 1, 2010 | 240 pages
Since its first publication twenty years ago, Eurocentrism has become a classic of radical thought. Written by one of the world's foremost political economists, this original and provocative essay takes on one of the great "ideological deformations" of our time: Eurocentrism.  More Info

Cuba, the Media, and the Challenge of Impartiality

Monthly Review Press | December 19, 2014 | 160 pages
In this concise and detailed work, Salim Lamrani addresses questions of media concentration and corporate bias by examining a perennially controversial topic: Cuba. Lamrani argues that the tiny island nation is forced to contend not only with economic isolation and a U.S. blockade, but with... More Info

Labor in the Global Digital Economy

Monthly Review Press | December 5, 2014 | 240 pages
For every person who reads this text on the printed page, many more will read it on a computer screen or mobile device. It’s a situation that we increasingly take for granted in our digital era, and while it is indicative of the novelty of twenty-first-century capitalism, it is also the key to... More Info

The Ecological Rift

Monthly Review Press | October 1, 2010 | 544 pages
Humanity in the twenty-first century is facing what might be described as its ultimate environmental catastrophe: the destruction of the climate that has nurtured human civilization and with it the basis of life on earth as we know it. All ecosystems on the planet are now in decline. Enormous rifts... More Info

Faces of Latin America

Monthly Review Press | November 1, 2012 | 290 pages
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Capital Accumulation and Women's Labor in Asian Economies

Monthly Review Press | May 1, 2012 | 401 pages
The global impact of Asian production of the wage goods consumed in North America and Europe is only now being recognized, and is far from being understood. Asian women, most only recently urbanized and in the waged work force, are at the center of a process of intensive labor for minimal wages... More Info

Cocaine, Death Squads, and the War on Terror

Monthly Review Press | November 1, 2011 | 272 pages
Since the late 1990s, the United States has funneled billions of dollars in aid to Colombia, ostensibly to combat the illicit drug trade and State Department-designated terrorist groups. The result has been a spiral of violence that continues to take lives and destabilize Colombian society. This... More Info

Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti

Monthly Review Press | August 1, 2012 | 375 pages
In this path-breaking book, Jeb Sprague investigates the dangerous world of right-wing paramilitarism in Haiti and its role in undermining the democratic aspirations of the Haitian people. Sprague focuses on the period beginning in 1990 with the rise of Haiti's first democratically elected... More Info

An Introduction to the Three Volumes of Karl Marx's Capital

Monthly Review Press | June 1, 2012 | 240 pages
The global economic crisis and recession that began in 2008 had at least one unexpected outcome: a surge in sales of Karl Marx'sCapital. Although mainstream economists and commentators once dismissed Marx's work as outmoded and flawed, some are begrudgingly acknowledging an analysis that sees... More Info

The Endless Crisis

Monthly Review Press | September 1, 2012 | 227 pages
Presents an analysis of economic conditions, exploring the underlying causes of the economic crisis, the impact of monopoly finance capital, and the operations of capitalism.  More Info

Monopoly Capital: An Essay on the American Economic and Social Order

Monthly Review Press | July 17, 1966 | 401 pages