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How to Change the World: Tales of Marx and Marxism

How to Change the World: Tales of Marx and Marxism

Author: Eric Hobsbawm
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Brilliant and incisive, HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD leaves us in no doubt that Karl Marx is as much a thinker for our century as he was for the preceding two. In the 144 years since Karl Marx's Das Kapital was published, the doctrine that bears his name has been embraced by millions in the name of equality, and just as dramatically has fallen from grace with the retreat of communism from the western world. But as the free market reaches its extreme limits in the economic and environmental fallout, a reassessment of capitalism's most vigorous and eloquent enemy has never been more timely. Eric Hobsbawm provides a fascinating and insightful overview of Marxism. He investigates its influences and analyses the spectacular reversal of Marxism's fortunes over the past thirty years.

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* Brilliant and incisive, HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD leaves us in no doubt that Karl Marx is as much a thinker for our century as he was for the preceding two

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General Fields

  • : 9780349123523
  • : Little, Brown Book Group
  • : Abacus
  • : November 2011
  • : 196mm X 127mm X 31mm
  • : March 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 480
  • : Eric Hobsbawm