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We are living in an international the place millions make huge earnings out of the labours of others, whereas these others exist as salary slaves, hundreds of thousands of whom die of hunger and poverty-related ailment each year. the basic objective of Marxism is the overthrow of the anarchic, exploitative and eco-destructive method of worldwide capitalism and its substitute by means of international socialism and equality. to construct a socialist international is a role of gargantuan proportions, yet person who Marxists think is eminently achieveable. This booklet addresses a few of these demanding situations from inside of academic conception. the main theoretical concerns addressed are: utopian socialism poststructuralism and postmodernism transmodernism globalisation, neo-liberalism and environmental destruction the hot imperialism severe race conception. Marxism and academic concept compellingly and informatively propels the controversy ahead within the pursuit of that socialist destiny. In that quest, feedback are made to attach theoretical matters with the more effective matters of the college and the study room. With a specifically written Foreword through Peter McLaren, this well timed publication could be of curiosity to teachers and scholars drawn to academic thought, the sociology of schooling, sociology, politics, philosophy and demanding conception.