The Marx-Engels reader

Author: Karl Marx

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Political Science

Page: 686

View: 892

This revised and enlarged edition of the leading anthology provides the essential writings of Marx and Engels--those works necessary for an introduction to Marxist thought and ideology.

The Marx-Engels Reader

Author: Robert C. Tucker

Publisher: W. W. Norton

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Category: Communism

Page: 788

View: 981

This edition of the leading anthology provides the essential writings of Marx and Engels -- those works necessary for an introduction to Marxist thought and ideology. The volume is arranged to show both the chronological and the thematic development of the two great thinkers. Selections range in coverage from history, society, and economics, to politics, philosophy, and the strategy and tactics of social revolution.

100 Common Misconceptions about the Marx-Engels Reader

Author: James Capps

Publisher: Lennex

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Category:

Page: 44

View: 1000

In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "The Marx-Engels Reader." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may be startled by their biting sincerity; others may be spellbound by their unbridled flights of fantasy. Don't buy this book if: 1. You don't have nerves of steel. 2. You expect to get pregnant in the next five minutes. 3. You've heard it all.

The German Ideology

Author: Karl Marx

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS CO

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Category: Political Science

Page: 158

View: 599

With selections from Parts Two and Three, together with Marx's "Introduction to a Critique of Political Economy".

Karl Marx

A Reader

Author: Karl Marx

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 345

View: 160

A selection of Karl Marx's most important writings are contained in this volume. It was designed as a companion to Elster's "An introduction to Karl Marx" but may be used alone.

On Religion

Author: Karl Marx

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Political Science

Page: 384

View: 794

In these letters and essays, the founders of Marxism discuss the origins and essence of religion and offer a thought-provoking introduction to the theoretical basis of proletarian atheism.

Heideggerian Marxism

Author: Herbert Marcuse

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

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Category: Political Science

Page: 227

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The Frankfurt School philosopher Herbert Marcuse (1898–1979) studied with Martin Heidegger at Freiburg University from 1928 to 1932 and completed a dissertation on Hegel’s theory of historicity under Heidegger’s supervision. During these years, Marcuse wrote a number of provocative philosophical essays experimenting with the possibilities of Heideggerian Marxism. For a time he believed that Heidegger’s ideas could revitalize Marxism, providing a dimension of experiential concreteness that was sorely lacking in the German Idealist tradition. Ultimately, two events deterred Marcuse from completing this program: the 1932 publication of Marx’s early economic and philosophical manuscripts, and Heidegger’s conversion to Nazism a year later. Heideggerian Marxism offers rich and fascinating testimony concerning the first attempt to fuse Marxism and existentialism. These essays offer invaluable insight concerning Marcuse’s early philosophical evolution. They document one of the century’s most important Marxist philosophers attempting to respond to the “crisis of Marxism”: the failure of the European revolution coupled with the growing repression in the USSR. In response, Marcuse contrived an imaginative and original theoretical synthesis: “existential Marxism.”