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a. the role of the concepts of positivism and progress in Marx’s thought and
whether 21st Century sociologists still buy into either of these
b. the sociological concepts of Marxist origin that are most important (or impotent) in the twenty first century; and
c. how we might differentiate or tease out Marx’s use of individual level concepts (his very social-psychological use of alienation, for example) from his structural or
society-level effects and what difference it makes.