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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, Lukcs, Braverman, EP Thompson, Marcuse, and Gorz.

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 6093 Th 04:00 PM - 06:45 PM Zabel,Gary Y04-4100 More Info