The history of all hitherto existing society is the history
“The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles. Freeman and slave, patrician and plebian, lord and serf, guild-master and journeyman,
in a word, oppressor and oppressed…” Karl Marx, Manifesto of the Communist Party.
Explain the above quote.
I need 2-page answer to explain this quote. The answer includes:
5 modes of production: Primitive Communism, Asiatic mode of production, Ancient World, Feudalism, Capitalism
3 points of analysis:
+ Class struggle are present in every mode of production.
+ Marx’s theory of materialism.
+ “hitherto” that used in the quote show us there is hope for future.