An Analysis Of Indigenizing Marx 's Grundrisse And Capital Essay
1535 Words May 11th, 2016 7 Pages
Even though I have not gotten along in a long time with him, I got an impression that he is one of example, borrowing Gramsci’s term, of an organic intellectual and anthropologist . Being an organic scholar is an epicenter of his intellectual trajectory and history. I assume that all scholars are intellectual, but not all scholars have in society the function of intellectual. Gramsci make a clear distinction between traditional and organic intellectuals in the sense of their role and function in society. The traditional intellectuals, including anthropologist, are perceived to have contribution to construct a particular conception of the world in the name of reason and truth above sectarian or class interests.
However, there is no a neutral…