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Dialectic of defeat

contours of Western Marxism

by Russell Jacoby

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marx, Karl, 1818-1883,
  • Communism -- History,
  • Communism and philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRussell Jacoby.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX36 .J22
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 202 p. ;
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4258376M
    ISBN 10052123915X
    LC Control Number81003904

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    Russell Jacoby is currently teaching at the University of California, San Diego. He is the author of Social Amnesia: A Critique of Conformist Psychology from Adler to Laing and Dialectic of Defeat: Contours of Western Marxism.   Slavoj Zizek is perhaps one of the most well known of the living philosophers. A cultural theorist and radical leftist philosopher of highest grade. Terry Eagleton once called him the "most formidably brilliant" recent theorists to emerge from continental Europe. In the academy where Post modernism ruled, where "Enlightenment" was tyranny, Marx and.

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