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              Democratic Piety: Complexity, Conflict and Violence
                

              Democratic Piety: Complexity, Conflict and Violence (Hardback)

              By Little, Adrian

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              Analyzes the nature of contemporary democratic theory and the prevalence of pious discourses of democracy in contemporary politics. This book challenges democratic piety through the application of key contemporary approaches in political theory: complexity theory, post-structural...ism and the idea of radical democracy.
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              ISBN 9780748633654
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2008
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Speaking Against Number: Heidegger, Language and the Politics of Calculation
               

              Speaking Against Number: Heidegger, Language and the Politics of Calculation (Hardback)

              By Elden, Stuart

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              Stuart Elden Provides a detailed analysis of the relationship between language, politics, and mathematics in Heidegger's work. He shows that question of language and calculation in Heidegger are inherently political and that his work is far more concerned with politics than is us...ually admitted.
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              ISBN 9780748619818
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2005
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              Post-Marxism Versus Cultural Studies: Theory, Politics and Intervention
               

              Post-Marxism Versus Cultural Studies: Theory, Politics and Intervention (Hardback)

              By Bowman, Paul

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              Cultural Studies claims to be both practical and political, while Post-Marxist theory claims to answer the needs and demands associated with approaching the political - the relationship between the two disciplines is volatile and contestable. This book deals with this contestatio...n and shows how it impacts upon the institutional political terrain.
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              ISBN 9780748617623
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2005
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              Untimely Politics
               

              Untimely Politics (Hardback)

              By Chambers, Samuel A.

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              Addresses the fundamental issue of relevance in political theory. The text challenges the linear view of history which confines or predetermines the outcome of politics, arguing instead for an untimely politics which makes it possible to render the past problematic and the future... unpredictable.
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              ISBN 9780748617661
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2003
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              History and Event: From Marxism to Contemporary French Theory
               

              History and Event: From Marxism to Contemporary French Theory (Hardback)

              By Coombs, Nathan

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              'Event' is one of the newest terms to establish a place in the vocabulary of political theory, promising a new way to think about historical change. This study intends to clarify both the continuities and discontinuities between ideas of the event in classical Marxism and those o...f contemporary French theory.
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              ISBN 9780748698998
              Released NZ 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              Space, Politics and Aesthetics
                

              Space, Politics and Aesthetics (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dikec, Mustafa; Dikeoc, Mustafa

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              Mustafa Dikec reveals the aesthetic premises that underlie Hannah Arendt, Jean-Luc Nancy and Jacques Ranciere's political thinking, and demonstrates how their politics depend on the construction and apprehension of worlds through spatial forms and distributions.

              ISBN 9780748685981
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2016
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              Immanence and Micropolitics: Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, Foucault and Deleuze
                

              Immanence and Micropolitics: Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, Foucault and Deleuze (Hardback)

              By Gilliam, Christian

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              Through proving its philosophical context, lineage and political import, Christian Gilliam shows that immanence is necessary understanding politics and resistance.

              ISBN 9781474417884
              Released NZ 1 May 2017
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              Shame: A Genealogy of Queer Practices in the 19th Century
                

              Shame: A Genealogy of Queer Practices in the 19th Century (Hardback)

              By Popa, Bogdan

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              Shame proposes a new form of political action that shows how 19th century activists denaturalise conventional beliefs about sexuality and gender, and challenge strong asymmetries of power.

              ISBN 9781474419826
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2017
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              Ethics and Politics after Poststructuralism: Levinas, Derrida and Nancy
                

              Ethics and Politics after Poststructuralism: Levinas, Derrida and Nancy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Fagan, Madeleine

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              What would political thought look like without the foundation of ethics? Drawing on the work of Emmanuel Levinas, Jacques Derrida and Jean-Luc Nancy, Madeleine Fagan puts forward a radical and far-reaching refusal of foundational ethics. Instead, she proposes an account of the in...separability of ethics and politics.
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              ISBN 9781474420501
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2016
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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              Space, Politics and Aesthetics
                

              Space, Politics and Aesthetics (Hardback)

              By Dikec, Mustafa

              Explores the political force of aesthetic experience and the role space plays in politics. This book argues that politics is about forms of perceiving the world and modes of relating to it. It offers an understanding of politics based on apprehension and revelation.

              ISBN 9780748685974
              Released NZ 30 Jun 2015
              Publisher Edinburgh University Press
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