Marxism and the Moral Point of View attempts to say what consistent Marxists working within the parameters of the canonical conceptions of Marxism should say about morality. This includes what they should say about the function of morality in society, about the extent of moral comment they can justifiably make, and about freedom, equality, and justice, including the justice of whole social formations. Karl Marx-and most Marxists follow him-was opposed.

chapter 1|25 pages


chapter 2|17 pages

Marxism, Morality and Moral Philosophy

chapter 3|18 pages

Engels on Morality and Moral Theorizing

chapter 5|19 pages

A Marxist Conception of Ideology

chapter 6|19 pages

Marxism and Morality

chapter 9|34 pages

On Marx Not Being an Egalitarian

chapter 10|28 pages

Class Interests, Justice and Marxism

chapter 11|20 pages

Marxism and the Moral Point of View

chapter 12|20 pages

Marxism and Arguing for Justice