[OPE-L:4926] Re: 179 Years Ago

Ajit Sinha (ecas@cc.newcastle.edu.au)
Tue, 6 May 1997 00:25:50 -0700 (PDT)

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At 10:07 AM 5/5/97 -0700, Jerry levy wrote:

>(1) If Marx rejected "humanism" as Althusser suggested, why did he in the
> 1860's write that his favorite maxim was:
> "Nihil humanum a me alienum puto"
> ["Nothing human is alien to me"] ?

What "humanism" has got to do with humans? And why the above 'maxim' has
anything to do with Marx's "humanism"?

> c) why haven't we discussed issues related to gender and feminism on
> this list yet?
Because it is a all boys club. And you should know. You are the manager.
Cheers, ajit sinha