Who is Raymond Aron?June 26, 2021
Famous French sociologist and philosopher who lived between 1905-1983.
Aron, whose main works include The Opium of the Intellectuals, Industrial Society, Total War, Democracy and Totalitarianism, The Great Debate, An Essay on Freedom, History and Dialectics of Violence, Introduction to the Philosophy of History, was a close work of the famous existentialist philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre at the beginning of his career. became his friend. However, Aron later fiercely criticized Sartre and the Marxists.
He has another work called Stages of Political Thought. Aron also wrote an article about Marx here. Aron, who grew up in a capitalist country where Marx fired his arrows of criticism, nevertheless managed to be impartial in this article.
“Industrialization or industrial society can be achieved by the capitalist or socialist model.” “The master-slave relationship is never permanent and stable”