FOM: Marx' polylogism

Kanovei kanovei at
Thu Mar 4 14:28:53 EST 1999

> Date: Thu, 4 Mar 1999 10:49:36 -0500
> From: Michael Detlefsen <Detlefsen.1 at>

>"the value of an object should be
>proportional to the human labor input to it (labor theory of value)"

This has nothing to do with Marx. 
The correct marxist doctrine on this issue is that: 

The value of an object should be
proportional to the SOCIALLY NECESSARY 
human labor input to it, rather than the 
input of a particular human.  


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