A Failed Parricide

by Peter D. Thomas
A Failed Parricide
  • ISBN-13: 9781608467068
  • Author(s): Peter D. Thomas
  • Translated by: Peter D. Thomas, Nicola Iannelli Popham
  • Subject: Marxism & Communism
  • Publisher: Haymarket Books
  • Imprint: Haymarket Books
  • Publication Date: 30-01-2018
  • Format: p/b

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Many hold that the transition from Hegel's materialism to Marx's materialism signifies a progressive development from an abstract-idealist theory-of-becoming, to a theory of the concrete actions of humans within history. A Failed Parricide offers an innovative reading of this transition, arguing that Marx remained structurally subaltern to Hegel's conception of the subject that becomes itself in relation to alterity
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Many hold that the transition from Hegel's materialism to Marx's materialism signifies a progressive development from an abstract-idealist theory-of-becoming, to a theory of the concrete actions of humans within history. A Failed Parricide offers an innovative reading of this transition, arguing that Marx remained structurally subaltern to Hegel's conception of the subject that becomes itself in relation to alterity