dependent socialism?

Austin, Andrew austina at
Sat May 26 20:54:46 MDT 2001

Considering that the Soviet Union's relations with its satellites were
anti-imperialistic (in the capitalist sense) the idea of a "dependent
socialism" seems a bit silly.

Andrew Austin
Assistant Professor
Social Change and Development
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
(920) 465-2791

-----Original Message-----
From: George Snedeker [mailto:snedeker at]
Sent: Saturday, May 26, 2001 10:02 PM
To: marxism at
Subject: dependent socialism?

What is surprising is that Marxists have yet to come out with a theory of
dependent socialism. Its time we did it, so as to have a truly global

DEPENDENT SOCIALISM? is dependent socialism "socialism"? is it really
capitalism? i'm not sure I understand the question...

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