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Marxist Philosophy

A philosophical exploration of the thought of Karl Marx, based on a reading of his early and mature works. Topics discussed are idealism and materialism; the relation between theory and practice; dialectic; alienation; ideology; class; the analysis of capitalism; reification; and some contemporary theories, including critical theory and socialist feminism. Other theorists read include Lenin, Engels, Mao Tse Tung, Lukacs, Braverman, EP Thompson, Marcuse, and Gorz.

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6093 Th
16:00 - 18:45
Zabel,Gary Y04-4100
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/06/2016
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 15
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = PHIL 100
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