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Marksizm i socjalizm w XXI wieku
Marxism and socialism in the XXI century

Author(s): Zbigniew Wiktor
Subject(s): Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophical Traditions, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy, Contemporary Philosophy, Marxism
Published by: Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego
Keywords: : Marxism; Marxism-Leninism; luxemburgizm; Trotskyism; Stalinism; real socialism; Maoism; dengizm; scientific socialism; modern socialism; planned economy; socialist market economy; the communist move

Summary/Abstract: The collapse of „real socialism” in b. The USSR and European countries in the 90s of thetwentieth century strengthened the counter-revolution, global capitalism and imperialism.Capitalism has entered the era of globalization and subsequent crises that overcomes inEurope through integration, while globally by a new wars. The contradictions of the capitalist, big unemployment, crises, wars and class antagonisms between the bourgeoisie (oligarchy) and the proletariat (prekariatem), the imperialiststates and the countries of the so-called. 3rd world contribute to the growth ofanti-capitalist forces, including the international communist movement and the search fora new intake of scientific socialism – suitable for the conditions of the knowledge society,globalization and the contradictions of the 21st century.In China and Cuba created new theories which Marxism matched to local conditionsfor growth. In the international communist movement takes place a multilateral discussionon contemporary Marxism and socialism of the XXI century. The basic problem isto define the main force of the revolutionary, socialist market economy, diversity andunity of the communist movement, the possibility of unity and cooperation communists,socialists and social democrats.

  • Issue Year: 2015
  • Issue No: 34
  • Page Range: 177-207
  • Page Count: 31
  • Language: Polish