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-2- Karl Marx was born 1818 in Western Germany He would become one of the worlds most inspirational and non-conformist thinkers of his time Although he struggled throughout his adult life to survive and provide for his family he was driven by his interest in human economics and life to correct what he saw to be the injustices of his time Having been expelled from several countries for his outlandish and radical ideas and published work he moved to Britain where he spent long hours in the library contemplating and continuously striving to improve his work and ideas Marx lived during the Age of Revolutions when many revolts arose throughout Europe Capitalism had spread and taken full effect in many countries and industrial technology was also increasing He studied these events in great detail and many of these insights and influences are reflected in his work In order to understand his many theories and ideas on capitalism it is necessary to also interpret his style and methods As Marx examines society and its events he takes a very scientific approach first by setting a stable basis of historical events and then by showing similar and logical patterns in modern times He incorporates the usage of many formulas to matters of economics and politics and even social behaviors One of his main efforts was concentrated on the concept and truths of capitalism Marxs analysis of capitalism is composed of the following ideas of alienation exploitation class struggle and ideology Most of his theories dealing with capitalism are centered on the labor theory of value and how it affects the laborer In his view of Germany Ideology Marx takes this scientific approach as he must detach himself from his own experiment He in other words must be able to observe -3- and evaluate society without being a victim of his own subject His first critisism is towards all the previous critical thinkers and philosophers
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