Even as rigorous a determinist as Karl Marx spoke with a withering scorn which only the presupposition of moral responsibility could justify

Even as rigorous a determinist as Karl Marx, who at times described the social behavior of the bourgeoisie in terms which suggested a problem in social physics, could subject it at other times to a withering scorn which only the presupposition of moral responsibility could justify.

R. Niebuhr, in C.S.Lewis, Miracles, 1959, p.43

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