The Everything Guide to Understanding Socialism: The political, social, and economic concepts behind this complex theory

Democracy is the road to socialism Karl MarxSocialism was one of the formative forces of the modern world, and its complex history stretches back nearly three centuries But what, exactly, does socialism mean This informative and impartial guide takes you through socialism s origins to its contemporary interpretations, covering Socialism s founders, including Sir Tho Democracy is the road to socialism Karl MarxSocialism was one of the formative forces of the modern world, and its complex history stretches back nearly three centuries But what, exactly, does socialism mean This informative and impartial guide takes you through socialism s origins to its contemporary interpretations, covering Socialism s founders, including Sir Thomas More, Karl Marx, and Friedrich EngelsTypes of socialism, such as Maoism, syndicalism, communism, and green socialismBasic constructs and beliefs, and current misconceptionsSocialism s impact on America, including the Red Scare, the Catholic Worker Movement, and the Cold WarFeaturing an unbiased but comprehensive view of this controversial theory, The Everything Guide to Understanding Socialism is the ultimate resource if you want to learn about an age old concept turned modern day political firestorm.
The Everything Guide to Understanding Socialism The political social and economic concepts behind this complex theory Democracy is the road to socialism Karl MarxSocialism was one of the formative forces of the modern world and its complex history stretches back nearly three centuries But what exactly does sociali

  • Title: The Everything Guide to Understanding Socialism: The political, social, and economic concepts behind this complex theory
  • Author: Pamela D. Toler
  • ISBN: 9781440512773
  • Page: 365
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “The Everything Guide to Understanding Socialism: The political, social, and economic concepts behind this complex theory”

    1. Informative-ish, but not well written. No transitions, no introductions to concepts, no narratives. There are so many ways to make history (oh yeah! This is a history book, surprise!) interesting. None were utilized.Still I learned a lot from the book, mostly due to my willpower to sit through it and to retread my old pathways over and over when my eyes glazed over in the midst of passages about things that INTEREST ME.Expect a lot of "socialist X was born in XXXX and became editor of a journal [...]

    2. This is an introduction to the socialist movement. The author attempts to briefly define socialism and briefly examines dome of the events and developers of socialism. The use of unions is also discussed.

    3. This book is excellent historical analogy of socialism from it's origin to the modern day. It describes the types of socialism & dispels the many "Red Scares" associated with Socialism

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