Download E-books After Socialism: Volume 20, Part 1 (Social Philosophy and Policy) (v. 20) PDF

Twelve philosophers, historians, and political philosophers determine points of socialism within the context of its contemporary reversals. a few essays study the ethical and political values that made socialism beautiful to intellectuals, or assessment no matter if features of socialism might be preserved, reminiscent of its quest for equality and group. Others learn no matter if free-market structures have to be extra changed according to ongoing socialist evaluations or attest to the continued validity of socialism via suggesting ways that it will possibly nonetheless have a efficient destiny.

Show description

Read or Download After Socialism: Volume 20, Part 1 (Social Philosophy and Policy) (v. 20) PDF

Similar Communism Socialism books

Capital: Volume 1: A Critique of Political Economy (Penguin Classics)

The 1st quantity of a political treatise that modified the worldOne of the main infamous works of contemporary occasions, in addition to probably the most influential, Capital is an incisive critique of personal estate and the social relatives it generates. dwelling in exile in England, the place this paintings was once principally written, Marx drew on a wide-ranging wisdom of its society to help his research and create clean insights.

Critical Theory: A Very Short Introduction

Severe idea emerged within the Twenties from the paintings of the Frankfurt college, the circle of German-Jewish teachers who sought to diagnose-and, if in any respect attainable, cure-the ills of society, really fascism and capitalism. during this publication, Stephen Eric Bronner presents sketches of best representatives of the serious culture (such as George Lukács and Ernst Bloch, Theodor Adorno and Walter Benjamin, Herbert Marcuse and Jurgen Habermas) in addition to a lot of its seminal texts and empirical investigations.

Extra info for After Socialism: Volume 20, Part 1 (Social Philosophy and Policy) (v. 20)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.91 of 5 – based on 32 votes