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George Novack

George Novack, American author.

Background

  • Novack, George was born on August 5, 1905 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Israel and Ada (Marcus) Novack.

  • Education

    • Student, Harvard, 1926.

    Career

    • Editor International Socialist Review, since 1965. Treasurer national campaign committee Socialist Workers Party, 1968, secretary, 1972, treasurer, 1980.

    Works

    • Long View of History
    • Why the struggle of working people for an end to oppression and exploitation is a realistic perspective built on sound scientific foundations, and why revolutionary change is fundamental to social and cultural progress.
    • Existentialism Versus Marxism
    • There is an increasing division between Existentialism and Marxism, despite Jean-Paul Sartre's attempts to bridge these two influential philosophies of the twentieth century.

    Connections

    • Married Evelyn Andreas, June 22, 1942.
    • father: Israel Novack
    • mother: Ada (Marcus) Novack
    • spouse: Evelyn Andreas
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    Born August 5, 1905
    Nationality
    • 1926
      Harvard
    • 1965
      Editor Intern, ational Socialist Review