Marx and time

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The quantity is measured by the duration of the labour which is put into the thing, and that itself has measures, which he said are the scale of hours, days, etc. Again, there’s a reference here, a coded reference if you like to the way the capitalist mode of production sets up a certain notion of temporality.

Time.

How does the capitalist mode of production structure time?… Time is connected to value in a certain kind of way, and therefore even our measures of time start to take on a certain kind of allure simply because of the way in which the capitalist mode of production works.

David Harvey – Reading Marx’s Capital