Characteristically readable, controversial and full of insights, Alec Nove's new book is essential reading for anyone concerned with evaluating the relevance of Marxism to contemporary social and economic problems.

chapter |10 pages

Introduction: Socialism—Why?

chapter |56 pages

Part 1 The Legacy of Marx

chapter |33 pages

Part 3 Reform Models and Experiences

chapter |41 pages

Part 4 Transition

chapter |37 pages

Part 5 Feasible Socialism?