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Socialism and the literary imagination

essays on East German writers

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Published by Berg, Distributed exclusively in the US and Canada by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany (East)
    • Subjects:
    • German literature -- Germany (East) -- History and criticism.,
    • Socialism and literature -- Germany (East),
    • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Martin Kane.
      ContributionsKane, Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT3705 .S66 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 256 p. ;
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1539260M
      ISBN 100854966439
      LC Control Number91017769

      Reading List for Democratic Socialists This a list of excellent books that are recommended for those who wish to better their understanding of democratic socialist theory, history, political strategy and values. Some of titles below are classics and others are more contemporary works. Titles in bold are great. Books shelved as socialist: The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx, Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell, Estado y revolución by Vladimir Lenin, Animal Far.

        About Building Socialism. Building Socialism reveals how East German writers' engagement with the rapidly changing built environment from the mids to the early s constitutes an untold story about the emergence of literary experimentation in the post-War period. It breaks new ground by exploring the centrality of architecture to a mid-century modernist literature in . Thomas Carlyle occupies a highly unusual place in any discussion of twentieth-century totalitarian political religions. He was the first historian in the nineteenth century to recognize and to re-create the French Revolution as a spiritual as well as a political phenomenon.

        Her first book, Eve and the New Jerusalem: Socialism and Feminism in the Nineteenth Century (Pantheon, ) is a study of the feminist dimension of British Utopian Socialism. It was published to widespread acclaim and she has been awarded many research grants, including fellowships from the Leverhulme Trust, the Nuffield Foundation, the.   Capitalism is a market-driven economy. The state does not intervene in the economy, leaving it up to market forces to shape society and life. Socialism is characterized by .


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Jordan. Ludwig von Mises’s Socialism is the most important critical examination of socialism ever written. Socialism is most famous for Mises’s penetrating economic calculation argument.

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Ignore all the answers from fans of extreme right liberals (Ayn Rand, Hayek, von Mises). I would recommend as a beginning book, “Roads to Freedom” by Bertrand Russell. “The Meaning of Marxism” by GDH Cole, if you can find a copy.

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