Marxist

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Marxist following the ideas of Marx and Engels
    • n Marxist emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
    • n Marxist an advocate of Marxism
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Marxist A socialist of the school which accepts the views of Karl Marx, or a historian or sociologist who accepts Marx's economic interpretation of history.
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Quotations

  • Karl Marx
    Karl%20Marx
    “All I know is I'm not a Marxist.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “I am a Marxist... of the Groucho tendency.”
  • Friedrich Engels
    Friedrich Engels
    “Just as Marx used to say about the French Marxists of the late seventies: All I know is that I am not a Marxist.”

Usage

In literature:

With the fervour with which they recited Marxist slogans in their past - they chanted capitalist sobriquets in the present.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
He was an orthodox Marxist of the most extreme doctrinaire type, and naturally inclined to the Bolshevik view.
"Bolshevism" by John Spargo
Marxist doctrines spread rapidly.
"A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]" by Wolfram Eberhard
During my Indian and Chinese journey I was still at the Marxist stage.
"The Passionate Friends" by Herbert George Wells
The constructive part of the Marxist programme was too slight.
"New Worlds For Old" by Herbert George Wells
All professors of economics in the Soviet countries are Marxists.
"Combat" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Although the Marxists were reluctant to admit it, the Bakouninists had won a complete victory on every important issue.
"Violence and the Labor Movement" by Robert Hunter
The Educational Reform Law of 1946 provided specifically that Marxist-Leninist principles would permeate all school texts.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
You're a card-carrying Marxist, right?
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
This quietist and, as I believe, pseudo-Marxist idea has no real connection with the inner thought of evolution.
"Socialism and the Social Movement in the 19th Century" by Werner Sombart
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In news:

INTERVIEWS Gang Of Four Kick Off Their Marxist Dance-A-Thon.
Christine O'Donnell rival: Is he Delaware's 'bearded Marxist '.
Readers' forum: Obama no Marxist .
President Obama's Marxist-Leninist Economics: Fact And Fiction.
E ach May Day, Marxists celebrate the collective ownership of the means of production.
Has a theory on modern Marxists.
The Unitas rebels fighting the Marxist Government in Angola have been supplied with Stingers .
Teenage girl gang blasts away the men, creates Marxist revolution in the streets.
We had no communist literature the entire time when I was in Lubyanka, no Marxist literature at all.
FROM 1970 to 1973, the United States sought to overthrow the Government of Chile and its democratically elected President, Salvador Allende, whom it deemed a Marxist threat to American interests.
Colombia and the Marxist FARC rebels begin talks in.
The arrival of a more moderate president in Colombia has opened the possibility, if ever so slight, of talks with Marxist rebels to end a cocaine-fueled conflict that dates to the 1960s.
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Maya Fernandez Allende, granddaughter of Chile's late Marxist President Salvador Allende, lost her first major political race Tuesday after a recount, the electoral committee said.
The quest should be about insisting that whatever professors teach, content should be truthful, whether this truth is liberal, conservative, reactionary, or Marxist, whether the subject in English or sociology.
While the headlines may announce, 'Best is yet to come', that is only from the perspective of a committed Marxist, not a believer in the Constitution.
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In science:

The realization that the very same string theories gave rise to supersymmetry in the target space came much later. b In the Marxist terminology it would be more exact to say that this was a prerevolutionary situation.
Introduction to "The Supersymmetric World: The Beginnings of The Theory"
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