Rick Kuhn

Rick Kuhn (born 18 September 1955) is an AustralianMarxian economist, political analyst and reader at the Australian National University in Canberra.[1][2] He is best known for his biographical study on Henryk Grossman, for which he won the Deutscher Memorial Prize in 2007.[3]Chris Harman of the BritishSocialist Workers Party and editor of International Socialism described the biography as “a valuable addition to our theoretical armour.”[4] Kuhn is of Jewish origin and is a member of Jews Against Oppression and Occupation.[5] He was the convenor of ACTNOW, the umbrella anti-war organisation in Canberra, formed in response to the wars on Afghanistan[6] and Iraq.[7] He is also a long-term member of the Trotskyist organisation Socialist Alternative[8] and was a founding editor of the online journal Marxist Interventions.[9] Kuhn has published articles in Socialist Alternative,[5]International Socialist Review,[10]Socialist Worker,[11]New Matilda,[12]Monthly Review,[13]CounterPunch,[14]ZNet,[15]The Canberra Times[16] and various academic journals and edited collections.[17]

Rick Kuhn
Born (1955-09-18) 18 September 1955 (age 66)
Nationality Australian
Institution Australian National University
Field Politics and international relations
School or
tradition
Marxian economics
Influences Marx · Engels · Lenin · Luxemburg · Trotsky · Cliff · Grossman · Lukács
Awards Deutscher Memorial Prize

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  1. Rick Kuhn: curriculum vitaeAustralian National University. Accessed: 2 July 2009.
  2. Australian unions boost campaign against Rudd lawsReuters, 15 June 2009. Accessed: 3 July 2009.
  3. Henryk Grossman and the Recovery of MarxismThe Deutscher Prize Web Site. Accessed: 3 July 2009.
  4. Forgotten treasure: a new biography of GrossmanInternational Socialism, Issue: 114, 10 April 2007. Accessed: 2 September 2010.
  5. Israel the hijack stateSocialist Alternative, 106, 25 August 2006. Accessed: 3 July 2009.
  6. Outrage at police spying on anti-war protestGreen Left Weekly, 24 October 2001. Accessed: 2 September 2010.
  7. Thousands protest against looming Iraq actionABC News, 15 February 2003. Accessed: 2 September 2010.
  8. The Music of Industrial Relations and the Reality of the Australian Labor PartyMRZine, 2 May 2007. Accessed: 2 July 2009.
  9. Marxist interventions 1, 2009Marxist interventions, 2009. Accessed: 3 July 2009.
  10. Economic crisis and the responsibility of socialistsInternational Socialist Review, Issue 68, November–December 2009. Accessed: 17 February 2010.
  11. Bush ally goes down in Australian electionSocialist Worker, 7 December 2007. Accessed: 17 February 2010.
  12. Labor Myths In The MakingNew Matilda, 6 December 2010. Accessed: 21 November 2013.
  13. Class and Inflation in AustraliaMonthly Review, 2 August 2008. Accessed: 17 February 2010.
  14. Australian Government Steps Up Attacks on MuslimsArchived 18 April 2010 at the Wayback MachineCounterPunch, 21 September 2006. Accessed: 17 February 2010.
  15. The things that divided usArchived 30 September 2010 at the Wayback MachineZNet, 9 May 2005. Accessed: 17 February 2010.
  16. Wage earners shoulder big burden in inflation fightThe Canberra Times, 8 February 2008. Accessed: 17 February 2010
  17. Rick Kuhn: publications. Accessed: 11 December 2011

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