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The Resource Rousseau and radical democracy, Kevin Inston

Rousseau and radical democracy, Kevin Inston

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Rousseau and radical democracy
Title
Rousseau and radical democracy
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Inston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Rousseau and Radical Democracy presents the first comprehensive examination of Rousseau's founding role in, and continuing relevance for, recent and influential theories of democracy. Kevin Inston demonstrates the actuality of Rousseau's thinking through an analysis of his deep connection with the groundbreaking work of contemporary European thinkers, including Lefort, Laclau and Mouffe. The book affirms Rousseau's centrality for current debates in democratic thought by showing how, contrary to common assumptions, his writings emphasise the openness and difference necessary for a dynamic mode
Member of
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Inston, Kevin
Dewey number
321.8
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
  • Democracy
Label
Rousseau and radical democracy, Kevin Inston
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-220)
Color
multicolored
Contents
The negativity of nature -- Perfectible man as the subject of lack -- Constructing political identities -- The ethics of democracy -- Rethinking the universal -- Constructing the general will -- The democratic paradox: the legislator -- Rousseau's radical democracy
Control code
ocn650517056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441146113
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650517056
Label
Rousseau and radical democracy, Kevin Inston
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-220)
Color
multicolored
Contents
The negativity of nature -- Perfectible man as the subject of lack -- Constructing political identities -- The ethics of democracy -- Rethinking the universal -- Constructing the general will -- The democratic paradox: the legislator -- Rousseau's radical democracy
Control code
ocn650517056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441146113
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650517056

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