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Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
El Arte entre la Modernidad y la Posmodernidad. Hacia una visión humanizadora de la educación artística
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: Spanish. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
De manera silenciosa, o mejor dicho escandalosa, acudimos al fin del arte y de los artistas. Quedan en su lugar, charlatanes, personas creadas artificialmente, por la industria y que generan millones de dólares a partir de chatarra. El Arte reducido a imagen (esto lo sabe bien la mercadotecnia), es comercializable a manera de “recuerditos” o materia decorativa.