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David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
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Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa
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Journal of Ethics 3 (2):99-104 (1999)
The article studies the implications for historical materialism of the failure of the socialist project in the Soviet Union. The author demonstrates that the said failure broadly confirms central historical materialist theses, which would have been difficult to sustain if the Russian revolution had succeeded in its goal of superseding capitalism and establishing a socialist society.
|Keywords||bolshevism capitalism historical materialism Lenin Marx Marxism productive forces relations of production revolution Russian revolution socialism|
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