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What Do You Know About Karl Marx?

Hichem Karoui

In a groundbreaking addition to the "What Do You Know?" collection, a new volume delves into the enduring impact of Karl Marx on modern society. Authored by Hichem Karoui in collaboration with the GEW Social Sciences & Humanities Team, this publication offers fresh insights into the revolutionary thinker's ideologies and their relevance today.

This new volume not only provides a comprehensive analysis of Marx's theories on capitalism, class struggle, and social change but also examines his influence on contemporary political thought. From his seminal works like The Communist Manifesto to his critique of capitalist society in Das Kapital, Marx's ideas continue to shape discussions around economic inequality and social justice.

Readers can expect a thought-provoking exploration of Marx's intellectual legacy, presented in an accessible and engaging format that appeals to both scholars and general readers alike. What Do You Know? Karl Marx is a must-read for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of one of history's most influential thinkers.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Global East-West Ltd
  • Publish Date: Apr 5th, 2024
  • Pages: 116
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.24in - 0.32lb
  • EAN: 9798224357345
  • Categories: Political EconomyPolitical Ideologies - Communism, Post-Communism & SocialismSociology - Social Theory

About the Author

Karoui, Hichem: - "

Hichem Karoui is a social scientist, researcher, political analyst, consultant, novelist, poet, English-Arabic Editor-in-Chief and author or co-author of fifty published books and numerous academic or media articles. He holds a PhD in Sociology from The Sorbonne University (Paris III).


- Founder and Director of GEW Reports & Analyses (The Voice of the Mediterranean), a France-based think tank and Online publishing platform.

- Researcher and Consultant for "Underscore Media" in Abu Dhabi (2019-February 2023).

- Director of the Gulf Future Center in London (January 2020 - October 2022).

- Non-resident Senior Fellow and academic adviser at various institutions in China (2019-2021).

- Researcher and Consultant at the Diplomatic Institute, Doha (2013-2019).

- Associate Researcher at the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies, Doha (2011-2013).

- Researcher at the Sorbonne University's Centre for Contemporary Oriental Studies, Paris (2009-2011).

- Journalist, commentator, Editor-in-Chief, political analyst, and columnist (1981-2019).

Scholarly Publications:

- Author of multiple books on various topics, including On China And the Arabs, The Political Algebra of Global Value Change, Power Revolving Doors, Self-Improvement, What is Happiness, Middle East Studies in the USA, Inventing The Middle East, etc.

- Published numerous articles and research papers in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences.

He has also written several literary works, such as the serialised novel "The Morning of the Mogul."

In addition to his academic and literary pursuits, Karoui has worked as a journalist, commentator, editor-in-chief, political analyst, and daily or weekly columnist in Arabic and English for various media outlets in the Arab world, Europe, the United States, and China.

Academic Degrees:

- PhD in Sociology, Sorbonne University (Paris 3).

- MA in Middle Eastern and Mediterranean Studies, Sorbonne University (Paris 3).

- Maitrise (Master 1) in English Language, Literature, and Civilisation, Sorbonne University (Paris 3).

- Maitrise (Master 1) in Arabic Language, Literature, and Civilisation, Sorbonne University (Paris 3).