Feuerbach: The roots of the socialist philosophy

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Published: 1903
Language: English
Wordcount: 23,789 / 79 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 24.7
LoC Category: HX
Downloads: 1,645
Added to site: 2009.01.16
mnybks.net#: 23150
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Politics
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an teachings. The only religions which evidently persist are the dogmatic, those appealing undisguisedly to faith, and even these do not maintain their proletarian following.

Engels' remarks appear to be more than justified by the facts of to-day, for so far from the proletarian forming a new religion representing his needs on the "ideological" field, he appears to be increasingly desirous of releasing himself from the bands of any religion whatever, and substituting in place of it practical ethics and the teachings of science. Thus we are informed that five out of six of the working classes of Berlin, who attend any Sunday meetings whatever, are to be found in the halls of the Social Democratic Party, listening to the lectures provided by that organization.

The revolutionary character of Feuerbach's philosophy is not maintained in his ethic, which Engels declares with much truth to be no better than that of his predecessors, as the basis on which it stands is no more substantial. Feuerbach fail

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