Das Kapital: A Critique of Political Economy, Volume 1

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Regnery Publishing, Jul 1, 1996 - Political Science - 356 pages
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Serge Levitsky presents a new revised version of Karl Marx's masterpiece, Das Kapital, carefully retranslated for the modern reader and abridged to emphasize the political and philosophical core of Marx's work, while trimming away much that is now unimportant.

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Marx and Egles Das Kapital should be taught at high school as a cautionary tale for its FAILURE as an ideological guide to poverty, deprivation and mass social failure (see the Bolshevik revolution of 1917 and the ensuing 70 years of USSR social and economic failures which ultimately yielded a failed state, after following Das Kaopital guidelines.
For property ownership to disappear, the human mind has to be altered into collectivism first.
To change the human mind into collectivism, one must collectively chain humans into slavery and en mass deprivation first. The grounds for acceptance (of any ideology that feeds their stomachs) will then be easier to implement....until their stomachs are no longer hungry, when collectivism fails....and the cycle repeats.
Das Kapital enforces manufactured poverty.
 

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Described as one of the most influential figures in human history, Karl Marx was a German philosopher and economist who wrote extensively on the benefits of socialism and the flaws of free-market capitalism. His most notable works, Das Kapital and The Communist Manifesto (the latter of which was co-authored by his collaborator Friedrich Engels), have since become two of history s most important political and economic works. Marxismthe term that has come to define the philosophical school of thought encompassing Marx s ideas about society, politics and economicswas the foundation for the socialist movements of the twentieth century, including Leninism, Stalinism, Trotskyism, and Maoism. Despite the negative reputation associated with some of these movements and with Communism in general, Marx s view of a classless socialist society was a utopian one which did not include the possibility of dictatorship. Greatly influenced by the philosopher G. W. F. Hegel, Marx wrote in radical newspapers from his young adulthood, and can also be credited with founding the philosophy of dialectical materialism. Marx died in London in 1883 at the age of 64.

Friedrich Engels was born in 1820, in the German city of Barmen. He died in London in 1895 while editing the fourth volume of Capital.

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