Karl Kautsky

Exchange on Historical Materialism

Debate with E. Belfort Bax


Originally published in Neue Zeit, Jahrg, XV.
Translated by J.B. Askew.
Translation published in Social Democrat, Vol.6.
Transcribed by Adam Buick & Ted Crawford.
Marked up by Einde O’Callaghan for the Marxists’ Internet Archive.

The Materialist Conception of History

The synthetic or the neo-Marxist conception of history
by E. Belfort Bax

The Aims and Limitations of the Materialist Conception of History

Part I. The Critics of the Theory

Part II. The Historical Theory

Part III. The Application of the Theory


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