KARL MARX, FRIEDRICH ENGELS, GARETH STEDMAN JONES
Title: Communist Manifesto
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Penguin Group USA Inc September 2002
0140447571 / 9780140447576
Seller ID: 150675
Originally published on the eve of the 1848 European revolutions, The Communist Manifesto is a condensed and incisive account of the worldview Marx and Engels developed during their hectic intellectual and political collaboration. Formulating the principles of dialectical materialism, they believed that labor creates wealth, hence capitalism is exploitive and antithetical to freedom.
This new edition includes an extensive introduction by Gareth Stedman Jones, Britain's leading expert on Marx and Marxism, providing a complete course for students of The Communist Manifesto, and demonstrating not only the historical importance of the text, but also its place in the world today.