Karl Marx Conception of Democracy
Karl Heinrich Marx was born in 1818. He wrote the Communist Manifesto in 1848 which deals with clash of the class in the society, denounced capitalism. He predicted that socialism will displace capitalism just as the latter had replaced feudalism.
He argued that the structural organization of capitalism was itself a predisposing factor for its demise. He foresaw the emergence of a communism as a result of the class system. In 1844 he wrote the Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts which portrayed his communist ideas greatly influenced by Ludwig Feuerbach. His thought on capitalism laid depicts one scholar who was in touch reality (Bendix, 1974)