Date:13.11.2016, 06:24 Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences an elegant compact study that explores Marxs ideas in all their messy complexity. Times Literary Supplement Perhaps the most important argument of this excellent new biography is the need to locate Marxs communism firmly in the years before 1848with the history of Marx the man as much as Marx the thinker, for. Literary Review This 200 page compendium is a deftly written biography offering an informed and informative presentation of Marx's turbulent personal and professional life. A seminal work of impressive scholarship, this book is enhanced by the inclusion of an extensive bibliography making it an especially useful and highly recommended contribution to academic library reference collections and Marxist Studies supplemental reading. Nov 12, 2014. Karl Marx - Mini Biography (TV-PG; 3:44) Karl Marx began exploring sociopolitical theories at university among the Young Hegelians. In 1848. Currently, he is the Academic Director of the Potsdam Lepsius House, a Research Center for Genocide Studies, and works as an independent writer. Subject: General History Area: Germany LC: HX39.5.H BL: YC.2013.a.16257 BISAC : HIS037060 HISTORY /Modern/19th Century; POL023000 POLITICAL SCIENCE /Political Economy; BIO000000 BIOGRAPHY AUTOBIOGRAPHY /General BIC: BG Biography: general; HBLL Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to.