By Hal Draper
The dictatorship of the proletariat from Marx to Lenin.
By George Novack
Marxism is dialectical, Novack explains. It considers all phenomena of their improvement, of their transition from one nation to a different. And it's materialist, explaining the area as subject in movement that exists sooner than and independently of human attention.
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By Lukács, György; Marx, Karl; Lukács, Georg; Marx, Karl; Feenberg, Andrew
The early Marx referred to as for the “realization of philosophy” through revolution. Revolution therefore grew to become a severe suggestion for Marxism, a view elaborated within the later praxis views of Lukács and the Frankfurt tuition. those thinkers argue that primary philosophical problems are, in truth, social difficulties abstractly conceived.
initially released as Lukács, Marx and the assets of Critical Theory, The Philosophy of Praxis lines the evolution of this argument in the writings of Marx, Lukács, Adorno and Marcuse. This
reinterpretation of the philosophy of praxis indicates its continuing relevance to modern discussions in Marxist political theory, continental philosophy and technology and know-how stories
By John S. Saul
By Catherine Lynch, Robert B. Marks, Paul G. Pickowicz, Tina Mai Chen, Bruce, Cumings, Lee Feigon, Sooyoung Kim, Thomas Lutze
This quantity illuminates the connection of China's radical prior to its reformist current as China makes a manner ahead via very in a different way conceived and contested visions of the long run. within the context of early twenty-first century difficulties and the mess ups of world capitalism, is China's historical past of progressive socialism an aberration that's quickly to be forgotten, or can it function a source for making a extra totally human and considerably democratic China with implications for we all? starting from the early years of China's innovative twentieth-century to the current, the essays accrued the following examine the earlier and current of China with a view towards higher figuring out the guidelines, beliefs, and those that have dared to visualize radical transformation in their worlds and to evaluate the conceptual, political, and social obstacles of those visions and their implementations. The volume's chapters specialize in those concerns from more than a few vantage issues, representing a spectrum of present scholarship. the 1st 1/2 the e-book brings new insights to knowing how early-twentieth century intellectuals interpreted principles that allowed them to wreck with China's earlier and to ascertain new paths to a contemporary destiny. It treats of Chen Duxiu, a founding father of the Communist social gathering, Mao Zedong, and Mao when it comes to the non-Communist Liang Shuming and with the Dalai Lama. With carrying on with threads of state and nationalities, of peasants, utopias and dystopias linking the chapters, the book's moment part seems to be greatly on the outcomes of the implementations of radical principles, whilst critiquing our approved frameworks of research. relocating as much as the current, the booklet investigates the results of the reforms because the Nineteen Eighties on long term environmental degradation and at the emergence of a capitalist rural economic system. It provides an unsparing view into modern rural China via self sufficient movies. The publication concludes with an research of the unshakable patience of the shibboleth, "the upward thrust of China," in popul
By Oswald Spengler
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The historical past of the left is generally advised as one in all factionalism and department. This choice of essays casts new gentle to teach how the bounds among Marxism and anarchism were extra porous and fruitful than is conventionally recognized. the amount contains ground-breaking items at the background of socialism within the twentieth-century.
By Robert Owen
In his early works Owen argues that, given that everyone is thoroughly shaped by means of their atmosphere, schooling is the the most important consider remodeling them. Later he got here to undertake way more radical positions, featuring not anything lower than 'the emancipation of mankind' and the production of a 'new ethical world', a full-scale reorganization of British society, significant reforms of operating practices and the negative legislation and the institution of co-operative model.
Robert Owen (1771-1858) used to be a Welsh social reformer and one of many founders of utopian socialism and the cooperative move. He labored within the cotton in Manchester earlier than constructing a wide mill at New Lanark in Scotland.
George Claeys obtained his PhD from the collage of Cambridge and is now affiliate Professor of heritage at Washington University.
By Mark Cowling, Paul Reynolds
By David H. Jones
In ethical accountability within the Holocaust, David H. Jones is going past ancient and mental causes of the Holocaust to at once tackle the ethical accountability of people fascinated by it. whereas protecting the view that people stuck up in large-scale ancient occasions just like the Holocaust are nonetheless answerable for their offerings, he presents the philosophical instruments had to investigate the accountability, either adverse and optimistic, of perpetrators, accomplices, bystanders, sufferers, helpers, and rescuers.