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Soren Kierkegaard

Karl Marx
Ideology according to Marx – definition and explanation
Marx's Materialist Theory of History - Summary and Explanation
Marx on Class Conflict - short summary and definition
Marx on Capitalism and Exploitation - Summary
Marx on Commodity - Summary and Explanation
Marx on Human Nature, Alienation and The Structures of Capitalist Society - summary
Karl Marx - The Dialectic and the Dialectical Method - Summary
The Sociology of Karl Marx

Emile Durkheim


Max Weber
Michel Foucault
Jean Baudrillard

Gender and Feminism