In Marxist literature, the proletariat is the term used for the majority section of society who do not own the means of production and are forced into selling their labour or skills to survive. It pertains to everyone from the working class to the petit bourgeioise or middle class. This Marxism-related article is a stub. You can help Communpedia by expanding it. Retrieved from "https://communpedia.wikia.org/wiki/Proletariat?oldid=12551" Categories: Templates Social classes Social groups Socialism Marxism Marxist theory Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.