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Title:
Reassessing Marx's social and political philosophy : freedom, recognition, and human flourishing
Author:
Kandiyali, Jan, editor.
ISBN:
9781138226203

9781315398044
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Description:
vi, 278 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge studies in nineteenth-century philosophy ; 18

Routledge studies in nineteenth-century philosophy.
Contents:
Part I Marx and his Predecessors -- Part II Marx and Recognition -- Part III Marx and Liberalism -- Part IV Marx and Communism .
Abstract:
"Interest in the study of Marxs thought has shown a revival in recent years, with a number of newly established academic societies, conferences, and journals dedicated to discussing his thought. This book brings together distinguished and up-and-coming scholars to provide a major re-evaluation of historical issues in Marx scholarship and to connect Marxs ideas with fresh debates in contemporary Anglo-American social and political philosophy. Among the topics discussed are Marxs relationship to his philosophical predecessorsincluding Hegel, the young Hegelians, and the utopian socialistshis concept of recognition, his critique of liberalism, and his views on the good life. This book will be of interest to scholars and advanced students interested in Marx, Hegel, the history of political thought, and social and political philosophy."--Provided by publisher.
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Interest in the study of Marx¿s thought has shown a revival in recent years, with a number of newly established academic societies, conferences, and journals dedicated to discussing his thought. This book brings together distinguished and up-and-coming scholars to provide a major re-evaluation of historical issues in Marx scholarship and to connect Marx¿s ideas with fresh debates in contemporary Anglo-American social and political philosophy. Among the topics discussed are Marx¿s relationship to his philosophical predecessors¿including Hegel, the young Hegelians, and the utopian socialists¿his concept of recognition, his critique of liberalism, and his views on the good life. This book will be of interest to scholars and advanced students interested in Marx, Hegel, the history of political thought, and social and political philosophy.