A Contribution to the Critique of the Political Economy

A Contribution to the Critique of the Political Economy

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"[...]economic structure of society-the real foundation, on which rise legal and political superstructures and to which correspond definite forms of social consciousness. The mode of production in material life determines the general character of the social, political and spiritual processes of life. It is not the consciousness of men that determines their existence, but, on the contrary, their social existence determines their consciousness. At a certain stage of their development, the material forces of production in society come in conflict with the existing relations of production, or-what is but a legal expression for the same thing-with the property relations within which they had been at work before. From forms of development of the forces of production these relations turn into their fetters. Then comes the period of social revolution. With the change of the economic foundation the entire immense superstructure is more or[...]."show more

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  • Paperback | 214 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 290g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507542429
  • 9781507542422

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