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False Consciousness
(3,273 words)

Related Entries: Capitalism; Marxism; McIntosh, Peggy; Nationalism; Revolutionary Consciousness

False consciousness is a central concept within political Marxism (i.e. theorists and scholars using Marxist sch…

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Hossler, Peter, “False Consciousness”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Critical Understanding in Education, Series Editors: William M. Reynolds, Bard Porfilio. Consulted online on 21 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2949-7299_ECUE_COM_02028>
First published online: 2022



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