This reassessment of the relevance of Marxism within the social sciences decisively rebuts claims that it's been consigned to the dustbin of heritage through the cave in of communism and obvious triumph of capitalism and liberal democracy. The booklet first considers how Marxism has engaged with numerous evaluations together with Postmodernism, New correct concept and Feminism ahead of assessing its carrying on with application as a framework for research of a number of substantial matters from type and the country to tradition, ecology and globalization.
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