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Marx and Marxism

Marx and Marxism

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marx, Karl, 1818-1883.,
  • Communism -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Ajit Jain, Alexander J. Matejko.
    ContributionsJain, A. P. 1933-, Matejko, Alexander J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX39.5 .M369 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 309 p. ;
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2841573M
    ISBN 100030713331
    LC Control Number84003461

    "Karl Marx probably had more influence on the political course of the last century than any other social thinker. There are many different kinds of Marxism, and the twentieth century saw two huge Marxist states in total opposition to one another. In the West, Marxism has never presented a revolutionary threat to the established order, though it has taken root as the major theoretical critique. The Marx renaissance is underway on a global scale. Wherever the critique of capitalism re-emerges, there is an intellectual and political demand for new, critical engagements with Marxism.

    On a political level, Sowell descends a few steps. In his esposition of Marx, Sowell describes his dictatorial character as it was displayed in his political activity; later, he turns this into evidence of Marxism's inherent tendency toward totalitarianism (or, rather, the twin symbols of . Marx was a social critic for whom capitalism was not the end of human history. It was just the latest phase and badly needed the transition to something better. We offer this essay now because of the power and usefulness today of Marx’s criticism of the capitalist economic system. eBook:

    Buy Marx and Marxism (Pelican Books) by Claeys, Gregory (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(32). Marx contended that capitalism would inevitably lead to a revolution by the working class due to the strain that it placed upon the oppressed workers, thus separating them from their own humanity. There are three basic doctrines of Marxism: Classical Marxism, Academic Marxism, and Political Marxism.


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McLellan’s dissertation was about the young Hegelians and Marx. McLellan developed his own publication industry on this point: he published a book a year for ten years, mining this seam. The next book was Marx Before Marxism. He puts down a marker that there is a Marx there before Marxism, and that you can date Marxism from further down the line.

In Marx and Marxism, Gregory Claeys, a leading historian of socialism, offers a wide-ranging, accessible account of Marx's ideas and their development, from the nineteenth century through the Russian Revolution to the the collapse of the Soviet Union his reputation seemed utterly eclipsed, but now a new generation is reading and discovering Marx in the wake of the recurrent Cited by: 2.

This book is intimidating by sheer scope of it, but also very rewarding, it paints a coherent and easy to follow narrative from Marx to what is called Marxism, the birth of social democracy in Marx and Marxism book to communism, Lenins rise to power, Stalin, Mao and so on, to the collapse of the soviet block and beyond/5.

Promoting his new book, the Frenchman is happy to talk Marx and money, but less forthcoming about a domestic violence claim that has resurfaced Published: 23 Feb Marx and Engels eBooks in all formats. Emma Goldman. Living My Life epub mobi. Henryk Grossman.

Marx's Classical Political Economy & Problem of Dynamics epub prc. Chris Harman. How Marxism Works epub mobi pdf odt. Hegel.

Hegel's Logic epub mobi The Philosophy of Right epub mobi. Evald Ilyenkov. The Ideal in Human Activity epub mobi. If you want to understand Marxism, you’re better off reading Marx. Sure, “capital” is a cinderblock of a book and a super tough read, but I recommend you read “wage labor and capital and value price and profit” by marx instead.

Much better book, much cheaper, and straight from the horse’s mouth/5(80). In this short book, Marx explains in everyday language how labor creates value, how capital exploits labor, and how wages are determined in capitalism. An excellent introduction to Marxist economics. Value, Price, and Profit by Karl Marx.

In this work, Marx explains how prices relate to a commodity's value and shows where profits actually come. Karl Marx, in full Karl Heinrich Marx, (born May 5, He also was the author of the movement’s most important book, Das Kapital.

These writings and others by Marx and Engels form the basis of the body of thought and belief known as Marxism.

(See also socialism; communism.) Top Questions. 19th century German philosopher Karl Marx, the founder and primary theorist of Marxism viewed religion as "the soul of soulless conditions" or the "opium of the people".At the same time, Marx saw religion as a form of protest by the working classes against their poor economic conditions and their alienation.

In the Marxist–Leninist interpretation, all modern religions and churches are. If you are interested in Marxism, I would not suggest that you start with Marx. You could start with books like ‘A very short introduction to Marxism’ or Terry Eagleton’s short but nice introduction to Marx. You can also try the ‘ABC of Communism’.

Karl Marx. K likes. This page has been dedicated to Karl Marx. Marx argued that capitalism, like previous socio-economic systems, will produce internal tensions which will lead to its destruction Followers: K.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Karl Marx (Marx, Karl, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Marx, Karl, Capital: A Critique of Political Economy (3 volumes; Chicago: Charles H.

Kerr and Co., ), ed. by Friedrich Engels, trans. by Samuel Moore, Edward B. Aveling, and Ernest Untermann. This book is aimed specifically at newcomers to Marxism.

A bestseller now in its second edition, it comprises introductory pieces on the three component parts of Marxist theory, corresponding broadly to philosophy, social history and economics: dialectical materialism, historical materialism and Marxist economics.

Complementing these introductions are key extracts from some of the great works. On Marx and Marxism. Robert Jackson, Manchester Metropolitan University. A Companion to Marx’s Capital – David Harvey. From social movements to student reading groups, from Thomas Piketty.

The most complete library of Marxism with content in 62 languages and the works of over authors readily accessible by archive, sujbect, or history.

Karl Marx at Aaron Bastani picks five books to understand Marxism The post-crash era, political polarisation and tech revolution have revived big Author: Aaron Bastani.

The book begins by discussing the methodological side of Marx’s ethics showing how Marx’s criticism of conventional morality and his views on historical materialism, determinism and ideology.

Reformism or Revolution: Marxism and Socialism of the 21st Century $ Save $ Reason in Revolt: Marxist Philosophy and Modern Science (UK Edition). Marx’s Capital and, maybe, the Manuscripts or The German Ideology should be read first, especially considering the book’s argument to read Marx independent of Marxists.

Another work authored by Gavin Walker, The Sublime Perversion of Capital, is also useful for understanding this book. Marxism, a body of doctrine developed by Karl Marx and, to a lesser extent, by Friedrich Engels in the midth century. It originally consisted of three related ideas: a philosophical anthropology, a theory of history, and an economic and political is also Marxism as it has been understood and practiced by the various socialist movements, particularly before.

Marxism is a social, political and economic philosophy that examines the effect of capitalism on labor, productivity and economic development.

Marxism .In this wide-ranging account, Gregory Claeys, one of Britain's leading historians of socialism, considers Marx's ideas and their development through the Russian Revolution to the present, showing why Marx and Marxism still matter today.In the very book, Marx says, “The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways, the point is to change it.” This attitude of Marx led him to formulate Communism as a practical solution to the problem of oppression in society.

Marx’s radical views became the .