An Anthology of Western Marxism: From Lukacs and Gramsci to Socialist-Feminism

This anthology brings together readings from the works of the most significant post Leninist Marxist thinkers The selections reflect the diversity high intellectual accomplishment of 20th century Marxism show how these theorists have transformed traditional Marxism s general philosophical orientation, interpretation of historical materialism, models of socialiThis anthology brings together readings from the works of the most significant post Leninist Marxist thinkers The selections reflect the diversity high intellectual accomplishment of 20th century Marxism show how these theorists have transformed traditional Marxism s general philosophical orientation, interpretation of historical materialism, models of socialist political practice conception of human liberation The writings reveal the evolution of a sophisticated democratic Marxism with a theoretical emphasis on class consciousness subjectivity, a resistance to all forms of domination including sexism a belief in the political power of consciousness raising The selections include the work of forerunners Karl Korsch, George Lukacs Antonio Gramsci figures from the 1930s, including Max Horkheimer, Theodor Adorno Wilhelm Reich post war New Left thinkers Jean Paul Sartre, Andre Gorz, Herbert Marcuse Jurgen Habermas contemporary socialist feminists Sheila Rowbotham, Juliet Mitchell, Barbara Ehrenreich, Heidi Hartmann Ann Ferguson Gottlieb places the readings in historical theoretical context, providing an insightful account of the intellectual problems historical events that gave rise to the Western Marxism describing how it both anticipated influenced contemporary radical movements Each selection is prefaced by a biographical sketch The book concludes with a bibliography suggesting further research.
An Anthology of Western Marxism From Lukacs and Gramsci to Socialist Feminism This anthology brings together readings from the works of the most significant post Leninist Marxist thinkers The selections reflect the diversity high intellectual accomplishment of th century Marx

  • Title: An Anthology of Western Marxism: From Lukacs and Gramsci to Socialist-Feminism
  • Author: Roger S. Gottlieb
  • ISBN: 9780195055696
  • Page: 192
  • Format: Paperback
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