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Ian Fraser and Lawrence Wilde, The Marx Dictionary

One of a new series of reference dictionaries published by Continuum
Ian Fraser and Lawrence Wilde, The Marx Dictionary
A recent publication from Continuum has just caught my eye: 'The Marx Dictionary is a comprehensive and accessible guide to the world of Karl Marx. Meticulously researched and extensively cross-referenced, this unique book covers all his major works, ideas and influences and provides a firm grounding in the central themes of Marx's thought from a philosophical perspective. Students will discover a wealth of useful information, analysis and criticism. A-Z entries include clear definitions of all the key terms used in Marx's writings, coverage of their German origins, and detailed synopses of all his key works. The Dictionary also includes entries on Marx's major philosophical and political influences and contemporaries. It covers everything that is essential to a sound understanding of Marx's work, offering clear and accessible explanations of often complex terminology. The Marx Dictionary is the ideal resource for anyone reading or studying Marx or Nineteenth-Century Political Thought more generally.' The publisher's website includes an online preview of the book, and endorsements from Professors David McLellan and Terrell Carver [Read More]

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