Last and First Men evokes the idea of Last and First Economists and the idea is gestating of a brand of economist who can really function to mediate in a postcapitalist culture. This requires getting to the bottom of the question of a science of economics….
The question moves into a far vaster field of how practical realizations of postcapitalism could be possible.
Here’s an old TV film on Statlin. Not quite sociology, but some revealing of tidbits…the ‘Lenin’ figure noting there can be no revolutions without terror…well, we have done our bit: terrorized neo-classical economists
We need to start a ‘realistic’ study of the issue of a communist revolution. We have Smolin on death row for neo-classical illusions, but as we move to promote a communist resolution we confront the moral hazards of communist transition. The general public won’t listen to the reasoning here of the Age of Lenin. Time to study this…