David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Studies in East European Thought 20 (1):67-79 (1979)
In this paper, I have assessed Marx's criticism of capitalism, and the practice of divided labor, from the standpoint of two important senses of worth which persons can have, namely self-respect and self-esteem. I have tried to show that in either case, Communism, as Marx envisioned it, is not the superior to capitalism he might have supposed. Along the way, I hope to have also shown the importance of distinguishing between two concepts, namely self-respect and self-esteem
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Sean Sayers (1990). Review of R. Szporluk, Communism and Nationalism - Marx,Karl Versus Friederich List. [REVIEW] History of European Ideas 12 (4):552-554.
Arno Wouters (1993). Marx's Embryology of Society. Philosophy of the Social Sciences 23 (2):149-179.
Puthenpeedikail Mathew John (1976). Marx on Alienation: Elements of a Critique of Capitalism and Communism. Minerva Associates (Publications).
David Schweickart, Marx's Democratic Critique of Capitalism, and its Implications for China's Developmental Strategy.
Peter Mew (1986). G. A. Cohen on Freedom, Justice, and Capitalism. Inquiry 29 (1-4):305 – 313.
Jonathan Wolff, Karl Marx. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
David MacGregor (1998). Hegel and Marx After the Fall of Communism. University of Wales Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads14 ( #170,159 of 1,699,551 )
Recent downloads (6 months)8 ( #77,273 of 1,699,551 )
How can I increase my downloads?