With the election of Donald Trump, her Marxisant
publisher Zero Books recognized that this research was onto something big, and rushed to get this book out.
Yet, ironically, on one matter Haimson was the closest to Karpovich: as an organizer of a community, in this case not the Russian emigre community in the United States but an international community of marxisant
Francis serves an environmentalist mindset that, unlike the traditional ethos of conservation, views man as a parasite (Western man in Francis' marxisant
variant) and understands wealth in pre-modern terms as a zero-sum game," she wrote.
Raymond Aron remains doggedly attached to an at first unfashionable pragmatic liberalism, casting a sceptical and even amused eye on the 'opium' of marxisant
Social relations, in fact, where they have been treated, have mostly been the focus of scholars influenced by Marxist or at least marxisant
ideologies and class struggle has been the ideological umbrella under which they have sheltered (14).
She studied with Marxisant
academics such as Franz Neumann and Herbert Marcuse.
Sharing the unease of some Marxisant
analysts looking at the university as a site of class struggle, she can chart possibilities of class-based transformation only by turning academics into workers (Lewins 2007:1) or into agents in a historically segmented academic labour market (Lewins 2007:188, see also Bezuidenhout et al 2008:14) and by declaring the work of administrative, managerial, library, laboratory, service staff to be core to the overall functioning of universities.
These may be seen (to adopt a somewhat marxisant
terminology) as set on a gradient from the more superstructural features to the more basal ones, and in this volume the first of these gets the most attention and the last the least.
That position distinguishes us from Marxisant
analysts like David Harvey or Robert Brenner, who still believe in a law of value.
materialism and anti-religious political commitments of many social and labor historians means, in James Barrett's view, that they "simply miss much of the personal, the emotional and spiritual side of life" (141).
poets of the 80s (Language poets, etc.
Ces reflexions n'infirment pas un fait historique : il y eut effectivement un essor, puis la prise du pouvoir, au sein du Frelimo, d'une mouvance (67) politico-militaire anti-ethnique, anti-traditionnelle et moderniste, paternaliste et ultra-autoritaire, << nationiste >> (68) et de type jacobine, plutot mais pas seulement originaire du Sud, qui legitimait son action par un discours marxisant
et stalinise (69).