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Catastrophe and redemption : the political thought of Giorgio Agamben, Jessica Whyte

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Catastrophe and redemption : the political thought of Giorgio Agamben
Title
Catastrophe and redemption
Title remainder
the political thought of Giorgio Agamben
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Whyte
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"A striking new reading of Agamben's political thought and its implications for political action in the present"--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Whyte, Jessica
Dewey number
320.01
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JC265.A34
LC item number
W49 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
SUNY Series in Contemporary Continental Philosophy
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  • Agamben, Giorgio
  • Political science
Label
Catastrophe and redemption : the political thought of Giorgio Agamben, Jessica Whyte
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Catastrophe and Redemption: The Political Thought of Giorgio Agamben""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: On Catastrophe and Redemption""; ""Katechon, Antichrist, Messiah""; ""Flowers and Chains""; ""Chapter Outline""; ""Chapter 1: The Politics of Life""; ""Agamben and Foucault: On Biopolitics, Ancient and Modern""; ""Biopolitics and Sovereignty""; ""Biopolitical Being""; ""The Rights of Bare Life""; ""Hoping Merely Out of Stupidity""; ""Chapter 2: Politics at the Limits of the Law: On the State of Exception""; ""The State of Exception""
  • ""Carl Schmitt: The Paradox of Sovereignty""""Presupposition and the Problem of Application""; ""The State of “Natureâ€?""; ""Challenging the Normalization of the Exception?""; ""Chapter 3: If This Is a Man: Life after Auschwitz""; ""The Remnant Shall Be Saved""; ""The Danger""; ""Where Danger Is, Grows the Saving Power Also""; ""Chapter 4: “I Would Prefer Not Toâ€?: Bartleby, Messianism, and the Potentiality of the Law""; ""The Law Is a Dry Canal""; ""Aristotle and the Origins of Sovereignty""; ""Past Contingent""; ""Bartleby as Messiah?""
  • ""Chapter 5: A New Use: On the Society of the Spectacle and the Coming Politics""""Paying Pilgrimage to the Commodity Fetish""; ""The Eclipse of Use and the “Dialectical Salvation of the Commodityâ€?""; ""A New Use for the Self: The Global Petty Bourgeoisie and the Coming Community""; ""We Are Saved When We No Longer Want to Be""; ""Conclusion: Unemployment and the Ungovernable""; ""Notes""; ""Introduction: On Catastrophe and Redemption""; ""Chapter 1: The Politics of Life""; ""Chapter 2: Politics at the Limits of the Law: On the State of Exception""
  • ""Chapter 3: If This Is a Man: Life after Auschwitz""""Chapter 4: “I Would Prefer Not Toâ€?: Bartleby, Messianism, and the Potentiality of the Law""; ""Chapter 5: A New Use: On the Society of the Spectacle and the Coming Politics""; ""Conclusion: Unemployment and the Ungovernable""; ""Bibliography""; ""Works by Giorgio Agamben""; ""Other Works""; ""Index""
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (223 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781438448541
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computer
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c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)3710000000057035
  • (EBL)3408789
  • (SSID)ssj0001055097
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11537828
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001055097
  • (PQKBWorkID)11007986
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3408789
  • (OCoLC)862746085
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse27226
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000057035
Label
Catastrophe and redemption : the political thought of Giorgio Agamben, Jessica Whyte
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • ""Catastrophe and Redemption: The Political Thought of Giorgio Agamben""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: On Catastrophe and Redemption""; ""Katechon, Antichrist, Messiah""; ""Flowers and Chains""; ""Chapter Outline""; ""Chapter 1: The Politics of Life""; ""Agamben and Foucault: On Biopolitics, Ancient and Modern""; ""Biopolitics and Sovereignty""; ""Biopolitical Being""; ""The Rights of Bare Life""; ""Hoping Merely Out of Stupidity""; ""Chapter 2: Politics at the Limits of the Law: On the State of Exception""; ""The State of Exception""
  • ""Carl Schmitt: The Paradox of Sovereignty""""Presupposition and the Problem of Application""; ""The State of “Natureâ€?""; ""Challenging the Normalization of the Exception?""; ""Chapter 3: If This Is a Man: Life after Auschwitz""; ""The Remnant Shall Be Saved""; ""The Danger""; ""Where Danger Is, Grows the Saving Power Also""; ""Chapter 4: “I Would Prefer Not Toâ€?: Bartleby, Messianism, and the Potentiality of the Law""; ""The Law Is a Dry Canal""; ""Aristotle and the Origins of Sovereignty""; ""Past Contingent""; ""Bartleby as Messiah?""
  • ""Chapter 5: A New Use: On the Society of the Spectacle and the Coming Politics""""Paying Pilgrimage to the Commodity Fetish""; ""The Eclipse of Use and the “Dialectical Salvation of the Commodityâ€?""; ""A New Use for the Self: The Global Petty Bourgeoisie and the Coming Community""; ""We Are Saved When We No Longer Want to Be""; ""Conclusion: Unemployment and the Ungovernable""; ""Notes""; ""Introduction: On Catastrophe and Redemption""; ""Chapter 1: The Politics of Life""; ""Chapter 2: Politics at the Limits of the Law: On the State of Exception""
  • ""Chapter 3: If This Is a Man: Life after Auschwitz""""Chapter 4: “I Would Prefer Not Toâ€?: Bartleby, Messianism, and the Potentiality of the Law""; ""Chapter 5: A New Use: On the Society of the Spectacle and the Coming Politics""; ""Conclusion: Unemployment and the Ungovernable""; ""Bibliography""; ""Works by Giorgio Agamben""; ""Other Works""; ""Index""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (223 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781438448541
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000057035
  • (EBL)3408789
  • (SSID)ssj0001055097
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11537828
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001055097
  • (PQKBWorkID)11007986
  • (PQKB)10355898
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3408789
  • (OCoLC)862746085
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse27226
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000057035

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