IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Origin of class consciousness
OTHER WORDS FROM class consciousnessclass-con·scious [klas-kon-shuhs, klahs-], /ˈklæsˈkɒn ʃəs, ˈklɑs-/, adjective
Words nearby class consciousness
Example sentences from the Web for class consciousness
He had occasions to control several thousands of Red soldiers of different degrees of class-consciousness—most of them peasants.Dictatorship vs. Democracy|Leon Trotsky
For, after all, this new proletarian ethic is nothing else than class-consciousness under a new name.Socialism: Positive and Negative|Robert Rives La Monte
Not merely had he acquired the class-consciousness of the working-man, he had acquired the money-consciousness as well.King Coal|Upton Sinclair
I am opposed to such Socialism as emphasizes "class-consciousness" and the entire abolition of private property.Why I am opposed to socialism|Various
Fithian's Journal reveals, however, that class-consciousness was not yet apparent in the division of labor on this frontier.The Fair Play Settlers of the West Branch Valley, 1769-1784|George D. Wolf
Cultural definitions for class consciousness
Identification with other members of one's own class and awareness of its relationship with other classes. According to Marxist theory, the proletariat (see also proletariat) will assume class consciousness when workers realize that they are being exploited by the bourgeoisie; then a proletarian revolution will be inevitable. Contrary to this theory, however, the American working class is primarily socially conservative.