Karl Marx Quote

The directing motive, the end and aim of capitalist production, is to extract the greatest possible amount of surplus value, and consequently to exploit labor-power to the greatest possible extent.


Vol. I, Ch. 13, pg. 363. - Das Kapital (Buch I) (1867)

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The directing motive, the end and aim of capitalist production, is to extract the greatest possible amount of surplus value, and consequently to...

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The directing motive, the end and aim of capitalist production, is to extract the greatest possible amount of surplus value, and consequently to...

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The directing motive, the end and aim of capitalist production, is to extract the greatest possible amount of surplus value, and consequently to...

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The directing motive, the end and aim of capitalist production, is to extract the greatest possible amount of surplus value, and consequently to...