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By Raphael Samuel,Gareth Stedman Jones

First released in 1982, this booklet is electrified the guidelines generated via Eric Hobsbawm, and has taken form round a unifying preoccupation with the symbolic order and its courting to political and spiritual trust. It explores the various oldest query in Marxist historiography, for instance the connection of ‘base’ and ‘superstructure’, paintings and social existence, and likewise the various most recent and such a lot problematical questions, comparable to the connection of goals and delusion to political motion, or of prior and current — old awareness — to the making of ideology. The essays, which variety extensively over interval and position, are meant to damage new flooring and tackle tricky questions.

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