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REASON IN REVOLT: By Ted Grant and Alan Woods

Reason in Revolt: Marxism and modern science
Reason in Revolt:
Marxism and Modern Science
By Alan Woods and Ted Grant

This book, by Ted Grant and Alan Woods published in 1995 coinciding with Engel's centenary, defends the validity of the philosophical writings of Marx and Engels using the most important scientific discoveries of the twentieth century as a proof. With a foreword by Eric Lerner, author of The Big Bang Never Happened.The book has also been published in Spanish, Italian, Urdu and Greek.


Authors' Preface to the second Spanish Edition

In Memory of Hannes Alfven

Authors' Foreword

Part One: Reason and Unreason


Philosophy and Religion

Dialectical Materialism

Formal Logic and Dialectics

Part Two: Time, Space and Motion

Revolution in Physics

Uncertainty and Idealism

Relativity Theory

The Arrow of Time

The Big Bang

Part Three: Life, Mind and Matter

The Dialectics of Geology

How Life Arose

The Revolutionary Birth of Man

The Genisis of Mind

Marxism and Darwinism

The Selfish Gene?

Part Four: Order Out of Chaos

Does Mathematics Reflect Reality?

Chaos Theory

The Theory of Knowledge

Alienation and the Future of Humanity


Glossary of Terms

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