Marxism, Anarchism and the Situationists’ Theory of Revolution

  title={Marxism, Anarchism and the Situationists’ Theory of Revolution},
  author={Julian Eagles},
  journal={Critical Sociology},
  pages={13 - 36}
  • J. Eagles
  • Published 1 January 2017
  • Art
  • Critical Sociology
In recent protest movements, such as those against ‘globalization’, Situationist ideas and practices – which were developed in the late 1950s to the early 1970s − have inspired some of those radicals involved in such dissent. Given this revived interest in the Situationist International, this article takes the opportunity to examine the Situationists’ theory of revolution in relation to both Marxism and anarchism. It argues that while the Situationists’ theory of revolution, in respect of some… 

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