Davidson, Neil (2011) Alasdair Macintyre and Trotskyism. In: Virtue and politics. University of Notre Dame Press, Indiana, pp. 152-176. ISBN 9780268022259
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This essay features as part of a collection of essays that explore the implications of Alasdair MacIntyre’s critique of liberalism, capitalism, and the modern state, his early Marxism, and the complex influences of Marxist ideas on his thought. A central idea is that MacIntyre’s political and social theory is a form of revolutionary—not reactionary—Aristotelianism. The contributors aim, in varying degrees, both to engage with the theoretical issues of MacIntyre’s critique and to extend and deepen his insights.
|Item type:||Book Section|
|Keywords:||liberalism, early Marxism, modern state, capitalism, aristotelianism, trotskyism, Sociology|
|Subjects:||Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Social Work and Social Policy > Sociology|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||16 May 2011 09:27|
|Last modified:||18 Jun 2015 07:37|
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