By George Novack
This work by the prominent socialist scholar George Novack has become one of the most widely read expositions of materialist dialectics in the English language. Presenting the fundamental principles of Marxist thought in simple terms, it requires of the reader no prior knowldege of the subject. Among its features are:
An explanation of the connections and differences between formalist types of logic and the dialectical mode of thought.
A discussion of the major categories of dialecticalolgic.
The relevance of the dialectical method of thought to contemporary social struggles.