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Author Sayers, Sean.
Title Marxism and human nature / Sean Sayers.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 1998.

Series Routledge studies in social and political thought
Routledge studies in social and political thought.
Subject Socialism.
Humanism.
Series Routledge studies in social and political thought
Routledge studies in social and political thought.
Subject Socialism.
Humanism.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 203 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-197) and index.
Contents Preface; Acknowledgements; Work and human nature; Introduction: human nature as a historical phenomenon; Two concepts of human fulfilment; The need to work; The role of leisure; Alienation and economic development; Values and progress; The actual and the rational; Analytical Marxism and morality; Moral values and progress; Marxism and human nature; Appendix: Gorz on work and liberation; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Is there such a thing as human nature? Sean Sayers gives an ambitious and wide ranging defence of the Marxist and Hegelian approach to uphold the controversial theory that human nature is actually a historical phenomenon.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780203200414 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
0203200411 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780415191470 (alk. paper)
0415191475 (alk. paper)
0585460051 (electronic bk.)
9780585460055 (electronic bk.)
0203200411
0415191475 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 560124938
Additional Format Print version: Sayers, Sean. Marxism and human nature. New York : Routledge, 1998 (DLC) 98011835