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The impact of Material Conditions upon the Development of Subjectivity in the Socialist Society

(Original title: Vplyv materiálnych podmienok na rozvoj subjektivity v socialistickej spoločnosti)
Filozofia, 42 (1987), 2, 191-199.
Type of work: Papers - Dialectics of the Contemporary Stage of the Development of Socialism
Publication language: Slovak

The author considers the decisive role of material production, working activity in the formation of the stages of development of human subjectivity to be his point of departure. Starting from the contradiction of the economic subjectivity of the epoque of capital and the subjectivity of social work in the communist society he outlines the historically concrete stage of development and realization of the subjectivity of social work in socialism and its structurization, making use of the analysis of specific material conditions and social (above all economic) relationships. Analyzing material conditions of the development of subjectivity, he makes use of the categories reflecting the process of the realization of social ownership and he puts them into the context with the structuralization of subjectivity in the socialist society.

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