Capitalism, Revolution, and Totalitarianism


This course explores the foundations of Marxist critique, revolutionary thought, the Frankfurt School, and the historical context of totalitarianism, with a focus on the economic and social foundations of capitalism.

What you will learn

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the historical and theoretical aspects of capitalism, revolution, and totalitarianism, and develop critical thinking skills to analyze and evaluate complex socio-economic and political systems.

Course program

Hegelian Dialectic and the Foundations of Marxist Critique
Revolutionary Thought and Marxist Theory
The Frankfurt School and the Dialectic of Enlightenment
Totalitarianism and its Historical Context
Totalitarianism and Modern History
The Economic and Social Foundations of Capitalism