By J. Marangos

ISBN-10: 0230337805

ISBN-13: 9780230337800

ISBN-10: 1349295892

ISBN-13: 9781349295890

As a suite of other perspectives on societies, methodologies, regulations and overview of the present parts of the society, replacement views on an outstanding Society brings jointly diversified authors answering diverse questions all in the context of visions of an excellent society.

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Everyone in Piercy’s utopian society Mattapoisett cares for the communal project and participates in completing the work necessary to lead pleasant lives. Boring or unpleasant labor has been done away through the development of technology, such as factory production. ” The rightward pointing left arrow in the figure stands for the influences from the symbolic level; it is the most relevant starting point for deconstructing sources for the care paradox and has been recognized as an experimental ground by feminist utopians.

This is a bourgeois right (Marx 1989[1875], 86), the capitalist concept of what is right or just. Only when the process of transformation to a better society has proceeded still further to the phase of communism will that be transcended, as will be discussed later. The focus of this chapter is on the nearer phase of the transition beyond capitalism, socialism, because more aspects of its nature can be seen in (the negation of) existing capitalism. However, to underline the point made above concerning the nature of “the good society” as an unending process of transformation, here I will consider two characteristics of socialism that Marx argued would have to be negated to build communism.

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