Marxist Alienation Theory and the Problem of Chronic Ennui

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This article reviews classical Marxist and Western Marxist understandings of alienation, estrangement and false consciousness in the light of the ancient tradition of writings concerned with 'chronic ennui' - otherwise known as 'acedia/tristitia', black melancholy, the spleen, etc.

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