Who is Karl Marx?

  • (noun): Founder of modern communism; wrote the Communist Manifesto with Engels in 1848; wrote Das Kapital in 1867 (1818-1883).
    Synonyms: Marx

Karl Marx

Karl Heinrich Marx (, 5 May 1818 – 14 March 1883) was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, historian, journalist, and revolutionary socialist. His ideas played a significant role in the establishment of the social sciences and the development of the socialist movement. He is also considered one of the greatest economists in history. He published numerous books during his lifetime, the most notable being The Communist Manifesto (1848) and Capital (1867–1894). He often worked closely with his friend and fellow revolutionary socialist, Friedrich Engels.

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Maurice Eden Paul - Works
... New York Boni Liveright, 1928 Capital, by Karl Marx ... New York Viking Press, 1938 Karl Marx his Life and Work by Otto Ruhle ... Karl Marx and modern socialism, Manchester National Labour Press, 'Socialism and Science', Socialist Review, April 1909 ...
Marxistic - See Also
... Marxist Tendency International Socialist Tendency Karl Marx Karl Marx House Karl Marx in film Karl Marx's Theory of History Legal Marxism Libertarian Marxism Living Marxism Marxian Class Theory Marxian economics ... sociology Marxist Workers' League (US) Marxists Internet Archive Marx Memorial Library Marx’s method Marx's notebooks on technology Marx's theory of alienation Marx's theory of human nature Neo-Marxism ...
Ernest Mandel - Bibliography - Selected Bibliography
1970.) La formation de la pensée économique de Karl Marx de 1843 à la rédaction du "Capital", 1970 ... (The Formation of the Economic Thought of Karl Marx, 1843 to Capital, trans ... Karl Marx die Aktualität seines Werkes, ed ...
Lev Kerbel
... Kerbel's creations included statues of Marx, Lenin and Yuri Gagarin, which were sent to socialist countries across the world ... destroyed in the years following the collapse of the socialist block, but his enormous Karl Marx monument in Chemnitz, formerly "Karl Marx Stadt", has ... nostalgia, particularly in Chemnitz, where his bust of Karl Marx is referred to as 'the head.' ...
Socialism In India - History
... in 1871 a group in Calcutta had contacted Karl Marx with the purpose of organising an Indian section of the First International ... (in English) that mentions the names of Marx Engels printed in the Modern Review in March 1912 ... The short biographical article titled Karl Marx – a modern Rishi was written by the German-based Indian revolutionary Lala Har Dayal ...

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