This week you have three options. Choose one only. If you have an interest in writing about another issue as well, why not take that over to the regular discussion forum?
MARX AND EASTERN RELIGIONS
Professor Pals expresses the suspicion that Marx”s account of religion might better be understood as an account of “the essence of Christianity.” You may recall that he reported a similar standard criticism of Freud to the effect that Freud’s theory of religion seems drawn from reflection on the religions of the West. To what extent might Marx’s account of religion be open to that same critique as Freud’s?