Approaches to Gramsci. First Edition, softcover

By: SASSOON, Anne Showstack (ed.)

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SASSOON, Anne Showstack (ed.). Approaches to Gramsci. (London) : Writers and Readers, (1982). First Edition. Pp (8),9-254,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black and red. Antonio Gramsci (1891-1937) was an Italian Marxist theoretician and politician. He wrote on political theory, sociology and linguistics. He was a founding member and one-time leader of the Communist Party of Italy and was imprisoned by Benito Mussolini's Fascist regime. Gramsci is best known for his theory of cultural hegemony, which describes how states use cultural institutions to maintain power in capitalist societies. Contents : A Gramsci Dictionary. I. A New Science of Politics. Gramsci and Marxist political theory (by Eric J. Hobsbawm). Intellectuals and the Marxist theory of the state (by Giuseppe Vacca). The theory of modern bureaucracy (by L.R. Migliaro and P. Misuraca). II. State and Political Strategy. Hegemony, war of position, and political intervention (by Anne Showstack Sassoon). Hegemony and consent (by Christine Buci-Glucksmann). Passive revolution and the politics of reform (by Anne Showstack Sassoon). III. Gramsci. Gramsci's life (by Anne Showstack Sassoon). Antonu su Gobbu (by Tom Nairn). Gramsci's language (by Pier Paolo Pasolini). IV.Constructing a Workers' State. Revolution and production (by Franco de Fel ice). The factory councils (by Mario Telo`). V. Popular Culture. Gramsci's observations on folklore (by Alberto Maria Cirese). Margins yellowed, else very good. 30.00

Title: Approaches to Gramsci. First Edition, softcover

Author Name: SASSOON, Anne Showstack (ed.)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Writers and Readers, London, 1982, ISBN:0906495563:

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