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Title Crisis and commonwealth : Marcuse, Marx, McLaren.

Publication Info. Lanham : Lexington Books, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource (333 pages)
Contents Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 The Political Economy of Predation and Counterrevolution; 2 Socialism One Sector at a Time; 3 Charter 2000; 4 "Vote for a Job"; 5 U.S. Capitalism and Militarism in Crisis; 6 Empire as a Way of Life; 7 Surplus Over-Appropriation and the Reproduction Crisis of the Western Roman Empire; 8 An Essay on Repressive Education; 9 Can Democratic Education Survive in a Neoliberal Society?; 10 Defeating Corporate Blueprints, White Papers, and Blue Ribbon Task Forces; 11 Art as a Manifestation of the Struggle for Human Liberation.
12 A Labor Theory of Ethics and Commonwealth13 Diversity, Equality, Empowerment in Politics and Education; 14 Cultural Origins of African Humanism and Socialism (Ujamaa); 15 The Second Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.; 16 Year Two of the Arab Revolutions; 17 Revolutionary Critical Pedagogy for a Socialist Society; 18 The Communist Horizon; Conclusion; Appendix; Name Index; Subject Index; About the Contributors.
Summary Crisis and Commonwealth extends the critical theories of Marcuse and Marx to an analysis of the intensifying inequalities symptomatic of our current economic distress. A new foundation for emancipatory practice is proposed-a labor theory of ethics and commonwealth. The collection appeals to the contemporary interests of college students and teachers in several interrelated social science disciplines: sociology, social problems, economics, ethics, business ethics, labor education, history, political philosophy, multicultural education, and c.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Marcuse, Herbert, 1898-1979.
Marx, Karl, 1818-1883.
Marcuse, Herbert, 1898-1979. (OCoLC)fst00060911
Marx, Karl, 1818-1883. (OCoLC)fst00030215
Social justice.
Income distribution.
Income distribution. (OCoLC)fst00968670
Social justice. (OCoLC)fst01122603
Socialism. (OCoLC)fst01123637
Added Author Reitz, Charles, editor.
Anderson, Kevin B.
Brodsky, David.
Brodsky, Patricia Pollock, 1941-
Daniel, Lloyd C.
Dean, Jodi, 1962-
Dowd, Douglas Bevan.
Farr, Arnold L., 1965-
Giroux, Henry A.
Kisubi, Alfred.
Marciano, J. D.
Marcuse, Peter.
McLaren, Peter.
Spartan, Stephen.
Tauber, Zvi.
Whitehead, Fred.
Other Form: Print version: Reitz, Charles. Crisis and Commonwealth : Marcuse, Marx, McLaren. Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2013 9780739183069
ISBN 9780739183076 (electronic book)
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