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the economic and political theories of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels that hold that human actions and institutions are economically determined and that class struggle is needed to create historical change and that capitalism will ultimately be superseded by communism

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Consequently, liberation theology "is not compromised by the collapse of authoritarian socialism," he said.
He has rejected the authoritarian socialism of Venezuela's Hugo Chavez.
Readers can learn from the book's artfully written essays the meaning of such still-relevant concepts as Authoritarian Socialism, Golden Rule Christianity, Mechanistic Optimism, Social Darwinism, Socialist Christianity, and Utopian Socialism.
Given the failures of laissez-faire capitalism and authoritarian socialism, perhaps the best hope for social sustainability is to find a way to create highly participatory welfare states that allow people to creatively adapt senior government policies to the local site.
Today, of course, few in the mainstream are attracted to Bellamy's kind of authoritarian socialism.