Premium Content Marx and Freud: Human Happiness and Human Nature
By Donn M. Fresard - April 28, 2004
At the root of Karl Marx and Sigmund Freud's differences regarding the nature of human happiness are their almost diametrically opposed models of human nature. Freud describes human nature in terms of universal, instinctive drives, the fulfillment of which constitutes happiness in its most basic form; Marx believes humans to be the only creatures…
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