Karl marx, friedrich nietzsche and sigmund freud are towering thinkers, men with the wit and the will to question the status quo their ideas shaped the lives of millions in the 20th century and in the 21st they still have exponential influence from pop songs to global economics to our attitudes to sex. Karl marx - frederick engels marxist philosophy & metaphysics karl marx, frederick engels pictures, quotes from das capital, the communist manifesto thus it comes about that machinery, to use marx's phrase, becomes the most powerful weapon in the war of capital against the working. Voltaire (also known as francois-marie arouet) is one of the most famous enlightenment philosophers voltaire is even often seen as the representative of. Karl marx was a german journalist, economist and philosopher who is one of the most influential figures in history and whose ideals have served as heinrich marx was a successful lawyer and a man of the enlightenment, interested in the ideas of the philosophers immanuel kant and voltaire. Nietzsche was originally quite religious his father was a lutheran minister and friedrich studied theology at the university of bonn1 during his studies, however, he learned of the philosophy of arthur schopenhauer and became a nietzsche was quite critical of religion-and christianity in particular.
Karl marx image notes: photograph of friedrich nietzsche by friedrich hartmann accessed via wikimedia commons the work consisted of more than 550 short numbered sections, and in the 126th nietzsche discussed memory and forgetfulness. Friedrich wilhelm nietzsche, oscar levy (1964) complete works: the first complete and authorised english translation friedrich nietzsche delphi complete works of friedrich nietzsche (illustrated): friedrich nietzsche, delphi classics. Karl marx: karl marx, revolutionary, socialist, historian, and economist who, with friedrich engels, wrote the works the hegelian pressure in the revolutionary student culture was powerful, however, and marx joined a society called marx, karl: religionlearn about karl marx's opposition to religion.
Karl marx (1818-1883) is best known not as a philosopher but as a revolutionary, whose works inspired the foundation of many communist regimes in the twentieth century it is hard to think of many who have had as much influence in the creation of the modern world. Among shapers of contemporary thought, friedrich nietzsche is the most mysterious and least understood nietzsche's body of work has been enormously influential, but it consists of a hodgepodge of reflections, accusations, bits of psychoanalysis, church and secular history, advice to. Marx, karl - das kapital nietzsche, friedrich - human, all too human spinoza - the chief works of benedict de spinoza, 2 vols voltaire - the works of voltaire.
Karl marx, the man who was first to give socialism, and thereby the whole labour movement of our day, a scientific foundation, was born at trier in 1818 marx, who in the meanwhile had married the sister of von westphalen, later a reactionary minister, removed to paris, and there, in conjunction with a. Friedrich nietzsche (1844-1900) was a german philosopher who was also highly active in the arts, writing both music and poetry he wrote a number of extremely important works dealing with the nature of philosophy and morality as well as cultural criticism. The philosopher friedrich nietzsche was one of the most brilliant and dangerous minds of the 19th century his uncompromising and often brutal ideas smashed the comfortable presuppositions and assumptions of religion, morality and science his was a world not just bereft of god but almost of.
The religious beliefs and religious background of karl marx father of marxist communism about a year before marx was born, his father had converted to the prussian state religion of lutheranism in order to continue working as a lawyer. Explore the lives and works of karl marx, friedrich nietzsche and sigmund freud with our interactive timeline during his time at university nietzsche already published a number of reviews and extensive articles, first on the greek poet and ethicist theognis and then on the biographer of greek. Karl marx's das kapital is a ground-breaking work of economic analysis but, argues francis wheen, it is also an unfinished literary masterpiece which, with its multi-layered structure, can be read as a gothic novel, a victorian melodrama, a greek tragedy or a swiftian satire.
About friedrich nietzsche: friedrich wilhelm nietzsche (1844-1900) was a german philosopher of the late he was interested in the enhancement of individual and cultural health, and believed in life, creativity, power, and the realities of the world we live in, rather than those situated in a world beyond. Friedrich nietzsche biography - friedrich wilhelm nietzsche was 19th century german philosopher whose writings reflected ideas of morality, religion, and science his works were based upon ideas of good and evil and the end of religion in the modern world his philosophy is mainly referred to as. Karl marx (may 5, 1818 - march 14, 1883) was the most influential of all socialist thinkers and the creator of a system of thought called marxism he helped organize the international socialist movement his ideas motivated radical political activists who joined his call to overthrow capitalism. Michael ezra argues that karl marx's anti-semitism is clear and unambiguous in a review of the recently published book, antisemitic myths what is the worldly religion of the jew marx argues that, in the final analysis, the emancipation of the jews is the emancipation of mankind from judaism.