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Socialist Republicanism

James Muldoon

in Building Power to Change the World: The Political Thought of the German Council Movements

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198856627
eISBN:
9780191889806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856627.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This chapter reconstructs a theory of socialist republicanism from the writings of Karl Kautsky. Comparing it with the theories of the Revolutionary Shop Stewards and the SPD leadership, I argue that ... More


Karl Kautsky: The Rise and Fall of Orthodox Marxism

Stephen Eric Bronner

in Socialism Unbound: Principles, Practices, and Prospects

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153836
eISBN:
9780231527354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153836.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter analyzes the socialist thought of Karl Kautsky. Kautsky was an intellectual activist who brought Marx's thought to the attention of millions and whose political influence profoundly ... More


Socialism Unbound: Principles, Practices, and Prospects

Stephen Eric Bronner

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153836
eISBN:
9780231527354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153836.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Published more than twenty years ago, this bold defense of socialism remains a seminal text for our time. Treating socialism as an ethic, reinterpreting its core categories, and critically ... More


Capitalism and Socialism

Marc Mulholland

in Bourgeois Liberty and the Politics of Fear: From Absolutism to Neo-Conservatism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199653577
eISBN:
9780191744594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653577.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Modern History, History of Ideas

The political and social significance of the rise of ‘trusts’ and ‘cartels’ is evaluated, with the suggestion that capitalist ‘nouveau riche’ tended to meld with traditional landed and political ... More


Building Workers’ Power

James Muldoon

in Building Power to Change the World: The Political Thought of the German Council Movements

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198856627
eISBN:
9780191889806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856627.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This chapter argues that council theorists considered it important to shift the balance of power between social classes in order to achieve political transformation. It theorizes differences between ... More


Revolution from Abroad

Faith Hillis

in Utopia's Discontents: Russian Émigrés and the Quest for Freedom, 1830s-1930s

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780190066338
eISBN:
9780190066369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190066338.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This chapter treats the Bolshevik revolution and first years of the Soviet regime as the final chapter of the émigré saga. It follows the alumni of the colonies as they returned to the colonies after ... More


The Political Culture of a Poet

Andrew Kahn

in Mandelstam's Worlds: Poetry, Politics, and Identity in a Revolutionary Age

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198857938
eISBN:
9780191890505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857938.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, World Literature

It has been an article of faith in Mandelstam studies that he conceived an early antagonism for Soviet life and became an outcast. This chapter surveys the political language of journalism and poetry ... More


Building Power to Change the World: The Political Thought of the German Council Movements

James Muldoon

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198856627
eISBN:
9780191889806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856627.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

The German council movements arose through mass strikes and soldier mutinies towards the end of the First World War. They brought down the German monarchy, founded several short-lived council ... More


Working-class culture in Britain and Germany, 1870–1914: a comparison

Dick Geary

in Labour and Working-Class Lives: Essays To Celebrate the Life and Work of Chris Wrigley

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781784995270
eISBN:
9781526128645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784995270.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Dick Geary, in a wide-ranging essay, contrasts the lives of the British and German working classes in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. He poses the notion that there were marked ... More


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