The Communist Manifesto | Study Guide

Karl Marx

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The Communist Manifesto | Section Summaries


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Section Summary
Introduction The Manifesto of the Communist Party (The Communist Manifesto's original title) begins, "A specter is haunting Europe—th... Read More
Section 1 Karl Marx explores the communist ideas of history and social change, arguing that "the history of all hitherto existing ... Read More
Section 2 The Communist Party does not represent sectarian interests or political objectives separate from working-class politics ... Read More
Section 3 Karl Marx evaluates the positions of other socialist traditions, taking them to task for failing to live up to the ideas... Read More
Section 4 In this section Karl Marx gives an account of communist activity in several European countries, claiming that the commun... Read More
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