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Marxian Utopia? a theoretical critique of Marxism by Neven Sesardić

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Published by Centre for Research into Communist Economies in London .
Written in English



  • Communist countries


  • Marx, Karl, 1818-1883.,
  • Marxian economics.,
  • Socialism -- History.,
  • Communist countries -- Economic policy.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Neven Sesardić and an historical critique by Domenico Settembrini ; preface by Frank Chapple.
SeriesUnderstanding economic systems ;, 1
ContributionsSettembrini, Domenico., Centre for Research into Communist Economies.
LC ClassificationsHB97.5 .S443 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. ;
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL771200M
ISBN 100948027010
LC Control Number97170680

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