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1818-83 German social philosopher and revolutionary with Friedrich Engels a founder of modern Socialism and Communism The son of a lawyer he studied law and philosophy he rejected the idealism of GWF Hegel but was influenced by Ludwig Feuerbach and Moses Hess His editorship 1842-43 of the Rheinische Zeitung ended when the paper was suppressed In 1844 he met Engels in Paris beginning a lifelong collaboration With Engels he wrote the Communist Manifesto 1848 and other works that broke with the tradition of appealing to natural rights to justify social reform invoking instead the laws of history leading inevitably to the triumph of the working class Exiled from Europe after the Revolutions Of 1848 Marx lived in London earning some money as a correspondent for the New York Tribune but dependent on Engelss financial help while working on his monumental work Das Kapital 3 vol 1867-94 in which he used Dialectical Materialism to analyze economic and social history Engels edited vol 2 and 3 after Marxs death With Engels Marx helped found 1864 the International Workingmens Association but his disputes with the anarchist Mikhail Bakunin eventually led to its breakup Marxism has greatly influenced the development of socialist thought further many scholars have considered Marx a great economic theoretician and the founder of economic history and sociologyBibliographyHistorychnnelcom
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