Results for: Marxism

What ideas did Lenin add to Marxism to create Marxism-Leninism?

Lenin added the concept that the road to communism did not need to wait for the creation of a proletariat of exploited workers to rise up and seize the means of production. He (MORE)

What is the difference between communism socialism and marxism?

Socialism and Communism have different meanings depending on the context. If you were to travel back in time to the 18th and early 19th centuries, Socialism and Communism mean (MORE)

How is marxism explored in the novel 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens?

Dickens deals with the Marxist classes of Capitalists and the Proletariat in several of his books (see alsoOur Mutual Friend). In A Christmas Carol, he gives us Ebenezer Scroo (MORE)

What is the difference between Marxism and Feminism?

Marxism is the conflict of interests between classes in society which are the Ruling class (aka Bourgeoisce) and working class (aka Proletariat). Feminism is where society is (MORE)

When did marxism start?

Marx and Engels started their work in the early 1840's. As a distinct philosophy however it was not until at least the 1870's until Marx and Engels had gained a reasonable num (MORE)

What does the Marxism Socialist Realism focus on?

A Marxist theory calling for the educational use of literature,  art, and music to create a group consciousness in a society in a  socialist state.
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Why was marxism so successful?

  It is difficult to argue that a philosophical system is 'succesful'. If you define 'sucessful' by the practical application of the system, then marxism seems not very su (MORE)

Why marxism failed?

Marxism didn't fail. Most of the revolutions that had Marxism as  their ideology only had a perverted version of it. Also, all of the  countries where a socialist revolution (MORE)