Marx : A Clear Guide

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Based on actual teaching experience at university and school level, this is a clear and incisive introduction to Marx for today's reader. Each section of the book includes questions designed to encourage a critical review of the material presented.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 134.62 x 213.36 x 15.24mm | 272.15g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0745310141
  • 9780745310145

Table of contents


A Note on References

1. A Private Life

2. A 'World-historical' Life

3. Unhappiness and Alienation

4. How Marx (re)wrote History

5. History According to Marx

6. Class and Society

7. Politics and Revolution

8. Socialism and Communism

9. Ideology

10. Philosophy

11. Exploitation and Economics

12. Engels

13. Marx and Gender

14. Colonialism

15. Religion

16. How (not) to Change the World

Appendix 1. The Attraction of Marxism

Appendix 2. Violence, Negativity and Failure

Appendix 3. Further Reading


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About Edward Reiss

Edward Reiss is an Honorary Research Fellow and Teaching Fellow at the University of Bradford. He is the author of The Strategic Defense Initiative (CUP 1992).
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