Week+5++Reading+Response.+Karl+Marx+and+the+dynamics+of+class

Week+5++Reading+Response.+Karl+Marx+and+the+dynamics+of+class

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Week 5 Reading response. Karl Marx and the dynamics of class 1. Marx sees class struggle as the main engine of historical change. Why? 2. Why is capitalism of necessity a constantly changing and expanding system? 3. What is an “epidemic of over-production” and what are its causes and consequences?
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Unformatted text preview: 4. Marx believes that class interests determine the form and content of other social institutions. What does this mean? Think of some contemporary examples that support or fail to support this contention....
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2010 for the course SOC 40187 taught by Professor Robert during the Fall '09 term at UC Davis.

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