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Žižek now : current perspectives in Žižek studies

Author: Jamil Khader; Molly Anne Rothenberg
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2013.
Series: Theory now.
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Arguably the most prolific and widely read philosopher of our time, Slavoj i ek has made indelible interventions into a number of disciplines in the so-called human sciences that have transformed the terms of discussion in these fields. Although his work has been the subject of many volumes of searching criticism and commentary, there is no assessment to date of the value of his work for the development of these  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Slavoj Žižek; Slavoj Žižek; Slavoj Žižek
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamil Khader; Molly Anne Rothenberg
ISBN: 9780745653709 0745653707 0745653715 9780745653716
OCLC Number: 806492151
Description: xi, 218 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part One. Introduction: Zizek Now or Never: Ideological Critique and the Nothingness of Being / Jamil Khader. 1. Zizekʹs Sublime Objects Now / Ian Parker ----
Part Two. 2. Hegel as Marxist: Zizekʹs Revision of German Idealism / Todd McGowan ---
3. Zizek and Christianity, or, the Critique of Religion after Marx and Freud / Bruno Bosteels ---
4. Ceremonial Contingencies and the Ambiguous Rites of Freedom / Joshua Ramey ----
Part Three. 5. A Critique of Natural Economy: Quantum Physics with Zizek / Adrian Johnston ---
6. Slavoj Zizekʹs Eco-Chic / Verena Conley ---
7. Zizek and Fanon: On Violence and Related Matters / Erik Vogt ---
8. Zizekʹs Infidelity: Lenin, the National Question, and the Postcolonial Legacy of Revolutionary Internationalism / Jamil Khader ----
Part Four. 9. King, Rabble, Sex, and War in Hegel / Slavoj Zizek.
Series Title: Theory now.
Other Titles: Current perspectives in Žižek studies
Responsibility: edited by Jamil Khader and Molly Anne Rothenberg.

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