skip to content
Giorgio Agamben : a critical introduction Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Giorgio Agamben : a critical introduction

Author: Leland De la Durantaye
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

A critical introduction to the work of the Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
De la Durantaye, Leland.
Giorgio Agamben.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)642435902
Named Person: Giorgio Agamben; Giorgio Agamben; Giorgio Agamben; Giorgio Agamben
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leland De la Durantaye
ISBN: 9780804761420 0804761426 9780804761437 0804761434
OCLC Number: 246197993
Description: xx, 463 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : the idea of potentiality --
Art for art's sake. The destruction of aesthetics and the man without content (1970) --
A general science of the human. Stanzas : word and phantasm in western culture (1977) --
A critique of the dialectic. Infancy and history : the destruction of experience (1978) --
The pure potentiality of representation. Idea of prose (1985) --
From spectacle to shekinah : the coming community (1990) --
The potential of paradigms. Homo sacer : sovereign power and bare life (1995) --
The unique and the unsayable. Remnants of Auschwitz : the witness and the archive. Homo sacer III (1998) --
The suspended substantive. On animals and men in the open : man and animal (2002) --
The exceptional life of the state. State of exception (2003) --
The messiah, or on the sacred and the profane --
Conclusion : the idea of the work.
Responsibility: Leland de la Durantaye.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Readers of Giorgio Agamben have long yearned for a guide to his work. This book is just such a guide: comprehensive, erudite, reliable, up-to-date, accessible, and properly critical. Leland de la Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/246197993> # Giorgio Agamben : a critical introduction
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "246197993" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Place/stanford_calif> ; # Stanford, Calif.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/112062695> ; # Giorgio Agamben
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/B3611> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/195/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1061010> ; # Philosophy, Italian
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Topic/philosophie> ; # Philosophie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Topic/filosofi_italien> ; # Filosofi--Italien
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Person/agamben_giorgio_1942> ; # Giorgio Agamben
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85100941> ; # Philosophy, Italian--20th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/34778650> ; # Leland De la Durantaye
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "Introduction : the idea of potentiality -- Art for art's sake. The destruction of aesthetics and the man without content (1970) -- A general science of the human. Stanzas : word and phantasm in western culture (1977) -- A critique of the dialectic. Infancy and history : the destruction of experience (1978) -- The pure potentiality of representation. Idea of prose (1985) -- From spectacle to shekinah : the coming community (1990) -- The potential of paradigms. Homo sacer : sovereign power and bare life (1995) -- The unique and the unsayable. Remnants of Auschwitz : the witness and the archive. Homo sacer III (1998) -- The suspended substantive. On animals and men in the open : man and animal (2002) -- The exceptional life of the state. State of exception (2003) -- The messiah, or on the sacred and the profane -- Conclusion : the idea of the work."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/866860616> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/642435902> ;
    schema:name "Giorgio Agamben : a critical introduction"@en ;
    schema:productID "246197993" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/246197993#PublicationEvent/stanford_calif_stanford_university_press_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Agent/stanford_university_press> ; # Stanford University Press
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=017655156&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0827/2008037590.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804761420> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804761437> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/246197993> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Agent/stanford_university_press> # Stanford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Stanford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Person/agamben_giorgio_1942> # Giorgio Agamben
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1942" ;
    schema:familyName "Agamben" ;
    schema:givenName "Giorgio" ;
    schema:name "Giorgio Agamben" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Place/stanford_calif> # Stanford, Calif.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Stanford, Calif." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866860616#Topic/filosofi_italien> # Filosofi--Italien
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Filosofi--Italien"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85100941> # Philosophy, Italian--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Philosophy, Italian--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1061010> # Philosophy, Italian
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Philosophy, Italian"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/112062695> # Giorgio Agamben
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1942" ;
    schema:familyName "Agamben" ;
    schema:givenName "Giorgio" ;
    schema:name "Giorgio Agamben" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34778650> # Leland De la Durantaye
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "De la Durantaye" ;
    schema:givenName "Leland" ;
    schema:name "Leland De la Durantaye" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804761420>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0804761426" ;
    schema:isbn "9780804761420" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804761437>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0804761434" ;
    schema:isbn "9780804761437" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/642435902>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Giorgio Agamben." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/246197993> ; # Giorgio Agamben : a critical introduction
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.