In this radically revised intellectual portrait of Hegel and Marx that challenges standard interpretations of their political theory, David MacGregor considers the nature of the state in capitalist society. This is the first book to place Marx’s and Hegel’s political thought directly into social and historical context. Revealing the revolutionary c

chapter 1|11 pages


chapter 2|40 pages

“Not Reform but Revolution”

chapter 3|19 pages

A Hegelian Marx

chapter 4|23 pages


chapter 9|68 pages

Marx and the Factory Acts

chapter 10|28 pages

The Rational State