By Robert Paul Resch
In this, the main systematic and wide-ranging review of Structural Marxism in any language, Resch offers a accomplished and thematic advent to the paintings of Althusser, Nicos Poulantzas, Pierre Macherey, Etienne Balibar, Emmanuel Terray, Terry Eagleton, Göran Therborn, Renée Balibar, Perry Anderson, Pierre-Philippe Rey, Michel Pêchaux, man Bois, and others. Resch's sympathetic and demanding research demonstrates the big value of Althusser's modernist renewal of Marxist social idea and its ongoing problem to post-Marxist hobbies reminiscent of postmodernism and neo-liberalism.
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