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Avakian, Bob

Overview
Works: 84 works in 140 publications in 4 languages and 1,892 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: DS778.M3, 951.050924
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Most widely held works by Bob Avakian
Mao Tsetung's immortal contributions by Bob Avakian( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marxism and the call of the future : conversations on ethics, history, and politics by Bob Avakian( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These lively conversations between Bob Avakian and Bill Martin probe a wide range of issues: the place of ethics in politics; the Maoist experience in China; sustainable agriculture and today's lopsided economic development; the post-9/11 agenda of the U.S. ruling class; Marxism and homosexuality; secularism and religion; and animal rights. A major theme running through this dialogue is the relationship between materialism and ethics."--Jacket
Democracy : can't we do better than that? by Bob Avakian( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For a harvest of dragons : on the "crisis of Marxism" and the power of Marxism--now more than ever : an essay marking the 100th anniversary of Marx's death by Bob Avakian( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in English and German and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horrible end, or an end to the horror? by Bob Avakian( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Away with all Gods! : unchaining the mind and radically changing the world by Bob Avakian( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing a revolutionary communist voice to the current discourse about god, atheism, and morality, this treatise demystifies religious belief and examines how, even in its most progressive interpretations, religion stands in the way of the emancipation of humanity. Addressing numerous questions—such as Is believing in gods actually harmful? How has Christianity served for centuries as an ideology of conquest and subjugation? Why is the Bible Belt in the U.S. also the lynching belt? and Why is patriarchy and the oppression of women foundational to so many religions?—this critique takes issue with long-established traditions and suggests the necessity to fully rupture with all forms of superstition and embrace a truly scientific approach to understanding and transforming reality
The loss in China and the revolutionary legacy of Mao Tsetung : speech ... delivered at the Mao Tsetung memorial meetings, 1978 by Bob Avakian( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on art and culture, science, and philosophy by Bob Avakian( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phony communism is dead-- long live real communism by Bob Avakian( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections, sketches, and provocations : essays and commentary, 1981-1987 by Bob Avakian( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preaching from a pulpit of bones : we need morality but not traditional morality by Bob Avakian( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Break the chains! : unleash the fury of women as a mighty force for revolution( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summing up the Black Panther Party : an excerpt from a speech by Bob Avakian( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Avakian speaks on the Mao Tsetung defendants railroad and the historic battles ahead by Bob Avakian( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communists on campus( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American propaganda documentary created "to inform and impress on American citizens the true nature and the true magnitude of those forces that are working within our nation for its overthrow ... and the destruction of our educational system." Film covers the July 1969 California Revolutionary Conference and other demonstrations, warning against the activities of Students for a Democratic Society, the Black Panthers, student protestors and Vietnam War demonstrators as they promote a "socialist/communist overthrow of the U.S. government," taking as their mentor Chairman Mao Tse-Tung
The new communism: the science, the strategy, the leadership for an actual revolution, and a radically new society on the road to real emancipation by Bob Avakian( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolution : why it's necessary, why it's possible, what it's all about by Bob Avakian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talk presented by the Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA about the neature of the society we live in
Our class will free itself and all mankind : speech on the celebration of the founding of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA by Bob Avakian( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds Cannot Give Birth to Crocodiles, But Humanity Can Soar Beyond the Horizon by Bob Avakian( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book makes the case for why humanity needs a communist revolution and deeply explores the means for actually bringing about such a liberating revolution. In this two-part work (Part 1 Revolution and the State" and Part 2 Building the Movement for Revolution"), Bob Avakian examines the contradictory dynamics of historical development in human society and the possible pathways of change and discusses the scientific methods and means for realizing the "Impossible Dream" of a viable and radically different world, one where humanity can soar beyond social relations characterized by domination
The red papers( )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Marxism and the call of the future : conversations on ethics, history, and politics
Alternative Names
Avakian, Robert Bruce Bob 1943-

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Bob Avakian US-amerikanischer Politiker, Vorsitzender der Revolutionären Kommunistischen Partei

Авакян, Боб

باب آواکیان سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

鲍勃·艾沃肯

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Away with all Gods! : unchaining the mind and radically changing the worldObservations on art and culture, science, and philosophyBAsics : from the talks and writings of Bob Avakian