This booklet provides for the 1st time the correspondence throughout the years 1954 to 1978 among the Marxist-Humanist and feminist thinker Raya Dunayevskaya (1910-87) and different famous thinkers, the Hegelian Marxist thinker and social theorist Herbert Marcuse (1898-1979) and the psychologist and social critic Erich Fromm (1900-80), either one of the latter participants of the Frankfurt institution of severe conception. of their advent, editors Kevin B. Anderson and Russell Rockwell specialize in the theoretical and political dialogues in those letters, which conceal themes corresponding to dialectical social idea, Marxist economics, socialist humanism, the constitution and contradictions of contemporary capitalism, the historical past of Marxism and of the Frankfurt college, feminism and revolution, advancements within the USSR, Cuba, and China, and emergence of the recent Left of the Sixties. The editors’ broad explanatory notes provide useful history details, definitions of theoretical ideas, and resource references. one of the thinkers mentioned within the correspondence – a few of them really critically-- are Karl Marx, G. W. F. Hegel, Rosa Luxemburg, Georg Lukács, Theodor Adorno, Max Horkheimer, Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, V. I. Lenin, Nikolai Bukharin, Sigmund Freud, Leon Trotsky, Mao Zedong, Daniel Bell, and Seymour Martin Lipset. As a complete, this quantity exhibits the deeply Marxist and humanist issues of those thinkers, each one of whom had a lifelong situation with rethinking Marx and Hegel because the beginning for an research of capitalist modernity and its forces of opposition.

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