Ideology and False Consciousness

Ideology and False Consciousness

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Argues that Marx thought of ideology as false consciousness, and that his ideas on the matter were influenced by the views of the Baconian-French Enlightenment and by Hegelian/Feuerbachian philosophies. Shows how Marx and Engels applied the conception to demonstrate how people thought false things were true in regard to a class-divided society. Paper edition (unseen), $14.95. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORFinally, in an excellent summation of their views concerning the idealist tendencies of intellectuals, Engels wrote that ... the philoso- phesa#39; critique of metaphysical and erroneous ideas, a critique which also valued the use of genetic analyses in ... For example, in The German Ideology, Marx and Engels discussed how the social division between mental and manual labor contributed to idealist forms ofanbsp;...

Title:Ideology and False Consciousness
Author:Christopher L. Pines
Publisher:SUNY Press - 1993-07-01


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