Marxist Perspective on Culture

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  • Karl Marx (1818 - 83) argued that capitalist society generates conflicts between the rich ruling class and the exploited workers. These groups will always be in conflict because they have opposing interests. 
  • Formal social control - the ruling class use the police and military to threaten any 'rebels…


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