ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Remembering Tom Bottomore

D N Dhanagare Unlike Herbert Marcuse, Tom Bottomore always glowed with robust optimism regardless of whether he was interpreting a line of theoretical development or evaluating current political trends or organising international sociology conferences. His analysis was always backed by historical awareness, careful scrutiny of data and serious reflection. And his commitment to his distinctive version of Marxism as a form of social theory and to socialism as a political project never wavered.

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