[Marxism] E. O. Wight

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Mon Dec 31 05:58:11 MST 2018


On 12/30/18 9:36 PM, Jim Farmelant via Marxism wrote:
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> The sociologist Erik Olin Wright, who is known for his research on social class, and for his contributions to Analytical Marxism, is seriously ill with leukemia. He has been keeping a blog with updates on the course of his illness.
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> https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/erikolinwright/journal?fbclid=IwAR2bIey2Mx4vyPy3Ji4HL5FIVMx5uVFCpN1FdjwNMwpDnPrCcoAOy7dIHQo

I am very sorry to hear this. I have deep differences with Wright over 
his support for China being "socialist" but he has been willing to 
debate these issues when most acclaimed academics would just ignore a 
jerk like me.


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