Socialism: Utopian and Scientific

Socialism: Utopian and Scientific

by Frederick Engels
     
 
The book explains the differences between utopian socialism and scientific socialism, which Marxism considers itself to embody. The book explains that whereas utopian socialism is idealist, reflects the personal opinions of the authors and claims that society can be adapted based on these opinions, scientific socialism derives itself from reality. It focuses on the

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The book explains the differences between utopian socialism and scientific socialism, which Marxism considers itself to embody. The book explains that whereas utopian socialism is idealist, reflects the personal opinions of the authors and claims that society can be adapted based on these opinions, scientific socialism derives itself from reality. It focuses on the materialist conception of history, which is based on an analysis over history, and concludes that communism naturally follows capitalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780906224854
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
128

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