The Meaning of Marxism
“In [D'Amato's] able hands, Marxist politics come alive and leap before us, pointing a way toward a better world. It's a knockout.”—Dave Zirin, author of What's My Name, Fool?: Sports and Resistance in the United States
In this lively and accessible introduction to the ideas of Karl Marx, with historical and contemporary examples, D'Amato argues that Marx's ideas of globalization, oppression, and social change are more important than ever.
Paul D'Amato is the associate editor of the International Socialist Review. His writing has appeared in CounterPunch, Socialist Worker, and SelvesandOthers.org. He is an activist based in Chicago.
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Review: The Meaning of MarxismUser Review - Lindsay - Goodreads
This is probably about as concise and clear you can get about a theory and history that is so long and dense. It is really a very good introduction to Marxism and inspires the reader to start delving ... Read full review
Review: The Meaning of MarxismUser Review - Elagabaal - Goodreads
this has some marginal utility as an introductory text, especially if you're recommending it to someone who isn't yet sure that capitalism is The Problem or is under the impression that they know all ... Read full review
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