Understanding Marx: Class Struggle by Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8.
Approx. 1,950 words.
Published on December 5, 2012.
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.