Marx and the Alternative to Capitalism

Marx and the Alternative to Capitalism

Kieran Allen

If we're eager about discovering a unique method to run the post-credit crunch society, we needs to begin through introducing choices to undergraduates. Kieran Allen starts off the duty with an available and entire examine the tips of Karl Marx.

Dispensing with the dryness of conventional factors of Marx, Allen exhibits how Marx's principles follow to fashionable society. the 1st part in brief outlines Marx's existence and the improvement of his paintings, then is going directly to in actual fact clarify his key theories, together with historic materialism and surplus price. the second one part examines choices to capitalism, the concept that of ‘anti-capitalism’ and gives concrete, modern examples of Marx’s theories being placed into perform in today’s world.

This publication offers a vital substitute for undergraduates in sociology and politics.

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