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Marx And Marxism
Peter Worsley
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Marx And Marxism

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From a discussion of all the major varieties of Marxism, Peter Worsley examines the uses to which Marxism has been put and emphasises connections between theoretical debates and political struggles in the real world.
Paperback, 120 pages
Published March 18th 1982 by Routledge
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Zach Boyle
Pretty nice short description and history of Marxism. It was short, sweet, and to the point. It also talked about the short comings of Marx. Seemed to be a bit cozy with Marx at certain points, but to be expected. Otherwise decent book.
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Peter Maurice Worsley is a noted sociologist and social anthropologist from Birkenhead, UK.
He is a major figure in both anthropology and sociology, and is noted for introducing the term "Third World" into English. He not only made theoretical and ethnographic contributions, but also was regarded as a key founding member of the New Left.

Worsley started reading English at Cambridge but his studies