New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1964. T.B. Bottomore (tr. and ed.). First McGraw-Hill Paperback Edition. Paperback. Used - Good/ Very Good. Faded spine. Corners of wrap are creased. Ink/pencil underlining. Prior owner's inscription on front facing endpaper. Bibliography. Index. 13.5 x 20.3 cm. 268 pp. Item #10278
With a foreword by Erich Fromm.
Presents excerpts from the philosopher's works with a critical study of his main ideas and sociological views.
Marx's sociology and social philosophy --
The influence of Marx's sociological thought --
Part 1 Methodological foundations --
The materialistic conception of history --
Existence and consciousness --
Society, social relations, and the economic structure --
Part 2 Pre-capitalist societies --
Forms of property and modes of production --
Economic structure, social stratification, and political systems --
Part 3 Sociology of capitalism --
The origins and development of capitalism --
The social system of capitalism --
The ideology of capitalism --
Capitalism and human alienation --
Social classes and class conflict --
Marx's Enquête Ouvrière --
Part 4 Sociology of politics --
The state and law --
Dynamics of revolution --
Part 5 Future society.