Karl Marx's scientific contributions

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... Scott's theory on "weapons of the weak was mainly a response to Marx, Gramsci and Foucault's thesis on domination, hegemony and discourse respectively. Marx (1977) introduces ideology and elaborates how the dominant ideas show the interests of the rulling class. Gramsci (1971) uses the concept hegemony to demonstrate how the state and civil society generate and maintain consent along class hirachies in a capitalist system. ...