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Perry Anderson Considerations on Western Marxism Book

Perry Anderson Considerations on Western Marxism Book

Considerations on Western Marxism

This influential Marxist text by the longtime editor of the radical New Left Review studies the development of 20th Century Marxist theory Anderson defends the political and economic Classical tradition of Lenin and Trotsky against the aesthetic and cultural Western Marxist tradition of Lukacs and the Frankfurt School.The Economist labeled the book by far the best gu This influential Marxist text by the longtime editor of the radical New Left Review studies the development of 20th Century Marxist theory Anderson defends the political and economic Classical tradition of Lenin and Trotsky against the aesthetic and cultural Western Marxist tradition of Lukacs and the Frankfurt School.The Economist labeled the book by far the best guide to modern Marxism, though E.J Hobbsbawm accused Anderson of idealizing pre 1914 Marsixm Anderson s weakness, Hobbsbawm said in his New Statesman review, was his assumption that Western Marxism can return to the main highway after its prolonged detour

Title : Considerations on Western Marxism
Author :  Perry Anderson
Language : English
Isbn : 0860917207
Format : Paperback
Pages : 140 pages

Rating: 4.2

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