Fleeing Liberalism—Varieties of Socialism
Lecture no. 18 from the course: The Modern Political Tradition: Hobbes to Habermas
Taught by Professor Lawrence Cahoone | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Explore the growing variants of socialism, including a milder, “evolutionary” socialism in western Europe, an intermediate version of “Western Marxist” political theory, and a more radical, authoritarian communism in Russia. Look closely at the ideas of Vladimir Lenin and get a clear explanation of capitalism vs. communism.