The Resource Karl Marx and the philosophy of praxis, Gavin Kitching

Karl Marx and the philosophy of praxis, Gavin Kitching

Label
Karl Marx and the philosophy of praxis
Title
Karl Marx and the philosophy of praxis
Statement of responsibility
Gavin Kitching
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this major study, first published in 1988, Professor Kitching builds on recent scholarship on Marx and Wittgenstein to provide an incisive, readable account and critique of the whole of Marx's work. He presents the philosophical, economic, and political Marx as one thinker, and argues that the key to understanding Marx is his commitment to a 'philosophy of praxis'. This sees thought as just part of that purposive activity (or praxis) which distinguishes human beings from other creatures. This is the first book to analyse all of Marx's thought from a Wittgenstein perspective; in doing so, it
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
335.4/092/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B3305.M74
LC item number
K523 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge library editions. Marxism
Series volume
volume 6
Label
Karl Marx and the philosophy of praxis, Gavin Kitching
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-261) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Note on editions; Introduction; 1 Marx, Hegel, Feuerbach, and the philosophy of praxis; 2 Marx's theory of history; 3 Marx's economics: a presentation; 4 Marx's economics: a critique; 5 Marx on revolution and communism; 6 Much ado about comparatively little: class, state, and ideology; 7 Marx's dubious legacy: a picture of reality; Conclusion; Notes; An annotated select bibliography on Marx and Wittgenstein; Index
Control code
ocn907773317
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317498834
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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unknown
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.b34572120
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907773317
  • ebl1317498836

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