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The Open Society and Its Enemies

Hegel and Marx (Routledge Classics)

by Karl Raimund Popper

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages480
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Open LibraryOL7489737M
ISBN 100415278422
ISBN 109780415278423

One of the most important books of the twentieth century, Karl Popper's The Open Society and Its Enemies is an uncompromising defense of liberal democracy and a powerful attack on the intellectual origins of totalitarianism. Dec 06,  · Written in political exile in New Zealand during the Second World War and published in two volumes in , The Open Society and its Enemies was hailed by Bertrand Russell as a 'vigorous and profound defence of democracy'. This legendary attack on the philosophies of Plato, Hegel and Marx prophesied the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe and exposed the fatal flaws of socially .

The Open Society and Its Enemies is a work on political philosophy by Karl Marx for relying on historicism to underpin their political philosophies, though his interpretations of all three philosophers have been criticized. Written during World War II, The Open Society and Its Enemies was first printed in London by Routledge in Jul 11,  · However, the text of the book is pages and the Notes are pages, so the Notes are extensive, almost another book. So, what do you get? You do not get a general discussion about the "Open Society and its Enemies" but a specific critique of Plato's social writings and how these are an enemy of an open society/5(15).

The Open Society and Its Enemies, The Open Society and Its Enemies - Volume One: The Spell of Plato, The Open Society and Its Enemies - Volume Two: Hege Home My Books. Jul 01,  · THE OPEN SOCIETY AND ITS ENEMIES is one of those books much more often cited than actually read, and upon examination there is much here that is quite surprising. For instance, though Popper is mainly critical of Marx, who he calls a "false prophet," he also says "[o]ne cannot do justice to Marx without recognizing his sincerity.5/5(5).


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