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Crisis and Commonwealth

Marcuse, Marx, McLaren

Crisis and Commonwealth( )
Editor: Reitz, Charles
Contribution by: Brodsky, Patricia Pollock
Anderson, Kevin B.
Brodsky, David
Daniel, Lloyd C.
Dean, Jodi
Dowd, Douglas
Farr, Arnold L.
Giroux, Henry A.
Kisubi, Alfred
Marciano, John
McLaren, Peter
Spartan, Stephen
Tauber, Zvi
Whitehead, Fred
Marcuse, Peter
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Lexington Books/Fortress Academic
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $109.00
Book Description:

Crisis and Commonwealth extends the critical theories of Marcuse and Marx to an analysis of the intensifying inequalities symptomatic of our current economic distress. A new foundation for emancipatory practice is proposed--a labor theory of ethics and commonwealth. The collection appeals to the contemporary interests of college students and teachers in several interrelated social science disciplines: sociology, social problems, economics, ethics, business ethics, labor education,...
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Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Political
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Author Biography
Douglas Fitzgerald Dowd was born in San Francisco, California on December 7, 1919. During World War II, he was as a bomber pilot downed over the Pacific. He received a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of California, Berkeley in 1949 and later received a doctorate there. He taught at Cornell University from 1953 until 1970. He also taught at San Jose State University, the University of California, at Berkeley and at Santa Cruz, and the University of Modena and the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies Bologna Center in Italy.

He wrote several books including U.S. Capitalist Development Since 1776: Of, by and for Which People? and Blues for America: A Critique, a Lament, and Some Memories. He died from congestive heart failure on September 8, 2017 at the age of 97.


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