Terry Eagleton is currently Distinguished Professor of English Literature at the University of Lancaster, England, and Professor of Cultural Theory at the National University of Ireland, Galway. He lives in Dublin.
Purchase not this book. Fair warning, for fear of having any vestige of your old, bourgeois illusions vanish a la the local working class following a successful implementation of... Read morePublished 24 days ago by Charles L. Zorbaugh Sr.
Don't think too hard on this, but compare the "then" and "now". You might get a great suprise!Published 1 month ago by Haulz12
This is an apology for Marxism. Essentially, Eagleton says that if all the stars in the universe were aligned correctly and if we gave it enough time, Marxism would arise and... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Mark Twain
The book is helpful, sympatetical; I finished the lecture with a strong wiil for erading Marx himself.Published 8 months ago by Jorge Arias
Informative, opinionated, accurate analysis by a noted English philosopher.Published 10 months ago by John Fowler
This book convinces me that Karl Marx was right and that this is the message America desperately needs to hear.Published 12 months ago by Scott Peterson
While the book has it's limits, one may not agree with everything presented as it may seem not radical enough or slightly too radical, it is a good introduction to the topic and... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Adil
Not a book for 'believers' or 'belongers', I appreciate its contribution to thoughtful discussion, and also of course Eagleton's intellect and wit. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Jeff Oliver
Terry Eagleton's book "Why Marx was Right" is a skillfully written, sometimes almost poetic, mis-titled political polemic. Read morePublished 14 months ago by not a natural