The Religion of Socialism: Being Essays in Modern Socialist Criticism

The Religion of Socialism: Being Essays in Modern Socialist Criticism

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The Religion of Socialism: Being Essays in Modern Socialist Criticism

The Religion of Socialism: Being Essays in Modern Socialist Criticism

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A few introductory words may seem necessary in presenting the following pieces to the public in book-form. They have most of them already appeared in various periodicals (Time, To-day, Commonweal, Justice, etc.), and this fact will explain any repetition of idea or mode of statement which may here and there be discoverable, also their, to some extent, heterogeneous character.

The first article contains a condensed presentation of the cardinal points in the evolution of history. Such a statement must necessarily pass over many important details, and leave little room for illustration. The chief aim here has been to enforce the truth that the evolution of human society is a progress from Socialism to Socialism--from the simple, limited, tribal Socialism of early man to the complex universal Socialism already prepared in the womb of time. The treatment of this vast theme at a length which will admit of its approximately adequate discussion in all its bearings, is a task the author hopes to accomplish . . .

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