Marxism and Neo-Marxism

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1. What is superstructure?

  • Superman's body structure
  • Only primary socialisation
  • Made up of social insittutes like family, mass media and education
  • The economic system and the way society produces goods
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2. Who aims to explain why there has been no revolution?

  • Radical Marxists
  • Dance Dance Revolution
  • Neo-Marxists
  • Marxists

3. What part does 'Cultural Capital' play and who said it?

  • Gramsci - Capitalists use their superior resources to advance
  • Pikachu - Pallet is the capital of Kanto and has a rich culture
  • Bourdieu - the bourgeoisie have more cultural capital than the proletariat and this helps them maintain their position
  • Gramsci - the bourgeoisie have more cultural capital than the proletariat and this helps them maintain their position

4. What did Gramsci conclude?

  • Hegemony - Capitalists use their superior resources to fool the w/c into thinking the system is fair
  • Grams are heavier than ounces
  • The bourgeoisie have more cultural capital than the proletariat and this helps them maintain their position
  • A revolution would solve everything

5. What study relates to 'divide and rule'?

  • Castle Wars and Kosack dancing
  • Castles and Kosack - black people are reserve army of labour to prevent white workers demanding higher wages
  • Gordon - black people are reserve army of labour to prevent white workers demanding higher wages
  • Bourdieu - black people are reserve army of labour to prevent white workers demanding higher wages

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