Thomas T. Sekine

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Tomohiko Sekine, a.k.a. Thomas T. Sekine
Born22 November 1933
Died16 January 2022 (aged 88)
Nationality Japanese
Academic career
Institution York University [1]
Field Political economy
School or
Marxian economics
Alma mater Hitotsubashi University [1]
Shigeto Tsuru [2]
Influences Kozo Uno, Karl Marx

Tomohiko Sekine (関根 友彦, Sekine Tomohiko, 22 November 1933 – 16 January 2022), a.k.a. Thomas T. Sekine was a Japanese economist and was considered to be one of the most important theorists on the field of Marx's labor theory of value. His main work The Dialectic of Capital was published in 1986. He was a scholar of Kozo Uno. [3]


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  2. "都留重人ゼミ昭和32年会"
  3. "Passings: Thomas T. Sekine". York University. Retrieved 14 September 2023.