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      The Revolution of Capitalist Relations Induced by the Technological Revolution of Electronics

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            Capitalism is in a dialectical leap to socialism, the next human stage. The laws of dialectical materialism and of historical materialism are examined. The scientific and technical revolution is examined. This revolution is creating a period of social revolution. Electronics is a labor-replacing technology, which destabilizes capitalism. Imperialism, globalization, and financialization are shown to be features of the current period, not stages of capitalism. The role of activists is outlined.

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            10.13169
            worlrevipoliecon
            World Review of Political Economy
            Pluto Journals
            2042891X
            20428928
            Summer 2018
            : 9
            : 2
            : 164-187
            Article
            worlrevipoliecon.9.2.0164
            10.13169/worlrevipoliecon.9.2.0164
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            financialization,globalization,imperialism,crisis,dialectics

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