This Classic Study By Henri Lefebvre Raises The Question Whether Today We Must Study Marx As We Study Plato, Or Rather Whether Marx S Work Retains A Contemporary Value And Significance In Other Words, Whether His Work Contributes To An Elucidation Of The Contemporary World For Lefebvre, Marx S Thought Remains A Key Perhaps Even The Key To An Understanding Of Modern Societies And Modern Reality.


10 thoughts on “The Sociology Of Marx

  1. Malcolm Malcolm says:

    Lefebvre s oeuvre never fails to astound me, and coming back to this 15 years after I first read it was a welcome reminder of his versatility, the power of his thought, and that amid all the circuitousness of some of his work such as The Production of Space and parts of the first volume of Critique of Everyday Life there are times where he is direct and brilliantly clear One of the many things I like about this book is that he sets out not to trace the shape of a Marxist sociology but to outl Lefebvre s oeuvre never fails to astound me, and coming back to this 15 years after I first read it was a welcome reminder of his versatility, the power of his thought, and that amid all the circuitousness of some of his work such...


  2. Ivan Labayne Ivan Labayne says:

    the head knowsthan the lower limbs but relies on them in matters of detail The lower limbsbelieve the head is perfectly capable of a rational grasp of the overall situation In this way, they delude each other Knowledge is split empirical and rational, reality and illusion, the material and the spiritual Ju...


  3. Bastián Olea H. Bastián Olea H. says:

    ltimo libro del a o Un buen libro para leer una vez m s a Marx, esta vez elucidando sus inadvertidos avances en el estudio sociol gico Con amplios pasajes sobre Hegel y frases de bronce de Marx, se exploran conceptos tales como praxis, burocracia, esta...


  4. Christopher Hill Christopher Hill says:

    Although there is a lot of interesting source material quoted in this book, there is also an equal amount of academic babble which limits the usefulness of the book to anyone who actually wants to know about the relationship between sociology and Marxism If I didn t already know this jar...


  5. Sinan Öner Sinan Öner says:

    I read Lefebvre s Book very useful thoughts on Marxism.