Karl Marx and Adam Smith
Page 1 is a description of Adam Smith's view of capitalism, including a description of laissez-faire theory and the role of government according to Smith. The other side describes Karl Marx's view of capitalism (based on the harms of industrialization) along with 4 predictions of where capitalism was headed in the future and how it would slowly transform into socialism and then communism. Students are asked to brainstorm the pros and cons of each man's theories.


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