[Marxism] why did Marx reject moral?
jwilm at ruc.dk
Fri Oct 7 15:31:17 MDT 2005
Paul H. Dillon wrote:
> The production of wealth is already and has always been "organized"
> socially; in capitalism, the market and the Law of Value are the social
> frameworks of its organization.
oops, yes, that slipped. I meant: "not antagonistically".
Morality boils down to what people
> believe is acceptable behavior from other people. The philosophical
> elaboration of morality comes after the fact of its existence, not
> before it.
The deniers of socialist morality assume that suppression of other
humans, pollution etc. under the conditions of socialism is nothing
anybody in their right mind would have an interest in anyhow, and hence
they deny the need for any form of moral.
Apart from this (German) lecture I have not found anything that discuses
this view in any detail.
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