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Louis Althusser Louis Althusser (October 16, 1918 – October 22, 1990) was a Marxist philosopher . He was a lifelong member and sometimes strong critic of the French Communist Party . His arguments and theses were set against the threats that he saw attacking the theoretical foundations of Marxism. These included both the influence of empiricism on Marxist theory, and humanist and reformist
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Unformatted text preview: sot orientations which manifested as divisions in the European Communist Parties, as well as the problem of the 'cult of personality' and of ideology itself. Althusser is commonly referred to as a Structural Marxist , although his relationship to other schools of French structuralism is not a simple affiliation and he is critical of many aspects of structuralism....
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