A Heterodox Marxist and His Century: Lelio Basso: Selected Writings (Historical Materialism) (Paperback)

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A Heterodox Marxist and His Century: Lelio Basso: Selected Writings (Historical Materialism) (Paperback)

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Newly available in English, a landmark and wide-ranging collection of writings by Italian socialist Lelio Basso.

Lelio Basso (1903-1978) was a major figure of the Italian left. Engaged early on in clandestine work against Fascism, he later became a secretary of Italy's Socialist Party, a leader of radical politics, the organiser of the International Russell Tribunal, and an important Marxist scholar of Rosa Luxemburg.Chiara Giorgi is a researcher in Contemporary History at 'Sapienza' University of Rome in the Department of Philosophy and works with the Fondazione Basso. She has authored a biography of Lelio Basso and books on Fascism, Italian Colonialism, the Welfare State, and Socialism.
Product Details ISBN: 9781642595963
ISBN-10: 1642595969
Publisher: Haymarket Books
Publication Date: December 23rd, 2021
Pages: 204
Language: English
Series: Historical Materialism