The Study of Man: Marxism & the Colonial Revolt

The Western world is facing two great revolutionary currents--the Marxist onslaught, represented chiefly by Soviet and Chinese Communism, and the…

The Western world is facing two great revolutionary currents—the Marxist onslaught, represented chiefly by Soviet and Chinese Communism, and the colonial revolt, aimed at throwing off Western control where it still exists in non-Western areas. How can we assess the significance of these revolutionary currents? Do they reflect some deep-lying defect in Western institutions, some intolerable iniquity ingrained in these institutions and curable only by revolution? And will the two currents finally merge, confronting the Western world with an overwhelming and mortal challenge?

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The Study of Man: Marxism & the Colonial Revolt

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