European Parliament Library

Redirecting Radical Democracy, From Antagonism to Alienation

Summary
Shows that while alienation poses serious problems to modern democracies, it is a form of social suffering that is particularly difficult for democratic theory - preoccupied by the political - to address
Table of contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of tables -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: From antagonism to alienation -- Part I Radical democracy -- 1. From the social to the political: The emergence and disappearance of the concept of alienation -- 2. Antagonism or alienation? -- Part II Alienation -- 3. Alienation of the knower, the producer and the actor -- 4. Towards an open and radical concept of alienation -- 5. Alienation versus acedia -- Part III Against alienation: Redirecting radical dem ocracy -- 6. Reformulating agonistic democracy and its subject -- 7. Redirecting the radical democratic strategy -- Conclusion: Antagonism and alienation in the process of precarisation and beyond -- Bibliography -- Index
Language
eng
Literary form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
1st ed.
Physical description
1 online resource (266 pages)
Specific material designation
remote
Form of item
online
ISBN
9781399522182

Classification

Library Locations

  • EP Library Brussels

    60 rue Wiertz, Brussels, B-1047, BE
    Borrow
  • EP Library Strasbourg

    7 Place Adrien Zeller, Allée du Printemps, Strasbourg, F-67070, FR
    Borrow
  • EP Library Luxembourg

    Rue du Fort Thüngen, Luxembourg, L-1313, LU
    Borrow