A Defence of History and Class Consciousness: Tailism and the Dialectic

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Georg Lukacs was dubbed "the philosopher of the October Revolution" and his masterpiece "History and Class Consciousness" (1923) is commonly held to be the foundational text for the tradition known as "Western Marxism" which includes the work of Theodor Adorno, Walter Benjamin, Ernst Bloch, Max Horkheimer, and Herbert Marcuse. As the liberating energies of the Russian Revolution were sapped by Stalinism, Lukacs was subjected to ferocious attack for "deviations" from the "party line" in "History and Class Consciousness." In ...

A Defence of History and Class Consciousness: Tailism and the Dialectic 2000, Verso, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781859847473

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