Economic and philosophic manuscripts of 1844 (Karl Marx)

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an analysis of emerging capitalism's degenerative impact on man's sense of self and his creative potential. What is man's true nature? How did capitalism gain such a foothold on Western society? What is alienation and how does it threaten to undermine the proletariat? Explores the alienating effects of capitalism on human existence, delving into themes of labor, alienation, and human emancipation.

Economic and philosophic manuscripts of 1844
AuthorKarl Marx
Written in1844
First published1932
SourceMarxists Internet Archive