• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Karl Marx (1818–1883), a philosopher, journalist, economist, and revolutionary, was born on May 5, 1818, in Trier, Germany. Marx's father, Heinrich, was a respected attorney, owned several vineyards, and was a moderately prosperous member of the middle class. Marx's parents ...

Loading
  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles