The Origin Of The Family, Private Property And The State

Chris Knight: The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State 21 April 2015

Chris Knight

The Origin Of The Family, Private Property And The State
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 18:45

This talk will discuss Frederick Engels' classic work on the evolutionary origins of marriage and the family, re-evaluating its basic ideas in the light of modern archaeological, genetic and other evidence.

Chris Knight discussed the sources, reception and implications of Friedrich Engels' classic work of social anthropology Der Ursprung der Familie, des Privateigenthums und des Staats (1884).

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