The Concept of Ideology

Third session of the common epistemological seminar of CEFRES and IMS FSV UK, led by Ayşe Yuva (CEFRES-FMSH)

Where: CEFRES library – Na Florenci 3, 110 00 Prague 1
When: 3:30 pm to 5 pm
Language: English

Texts to read

  1. K. Marx/F. Engels, The German Ideology, 3 shorts extracts:
  • Extract 1: “Social being and social consciousness” (§4) – here
  • Extract 2: “History: fundamental conditions” – here
  • Extract 3: “Ruling class and ruling ideas” – here

2. K. Marx, “Preface to a contribution to the critique of political economy” (also a short text) – here

3. L. Althusser, “Ideology and ideological state apparatuses” (especially from the chapter “Infrastructure and Superstructure”, up to the end) – here