Philosophy for Militants by Alain Badiou

By Alain Badiou

An pressing and provocative account of the fashionable ‘militant’, a transformative determine on the entrance line of emancipatory politics. all over the world, fresh occasions have visible the production of a thorough phalanx comprising scholars, the younger, staff and immigrants. it truly is Badiou’s competition that the politics of such militants should still the projects of philosophy, at the same time philosophy clarifies the reality of our political condition.

To unravel the conflicts among politics, philosophy and democracy, Badiou argues for a resurgent communism – returning to the unique demand common emancipation and organizing for militant fight.

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Gramsci: Space, Nature, Politics by Michael Ekers, Gillian Hart, Stefan Kipfer, Alex Loftus

By Michael Ekers, Gillian Hart, Stefan Kipfer, Alex Loftus

This targeted assortment is the 1st to deliver consciousness to Antonio Gramsci’s paintings inside of geographical debates. providing a considerably various examining to Gramsci scholarship, the gathering forges a brand new strategy inside human geography, environmental stories and improvement theory.

  • Offers the 1st sustained try and foreground Antonio Gramsci’s paintings inside of geographical debates
  • Demonstrates how Gramsci articulates a wealthy spatial sensibility when constructing a particular method of geographical questions
  • Presents a considerably diverse studying of Gramsci from dominant post-Marxist views, in addition to newer anarchist and post-anarchist reviews
  • Builds at the emergence of Gramsci scholarship in recent times, taking this ahead via reviews throughout a number of continents, and asking how his writings may perhaps interact with and animate political hobbies today
  • Forges a brand new procedure inside human geography, environmental stories and improvement concept, construction on Gramsci’s cutting edge philosophy of praxis

 

Content:
Chapter none “A Barbed reward of the Backwoods” (pages 1–5): Michael Ekers, Gillian Hart, Stefan Kipfer and Alex Loftus
Chapter none tips on how to stay with Stones (pages 6–11): John Berger
Chapter 1 Gramsci (pages 13–43): Michael Ekers and Alex Loftus
Chapter 2 touring with Gramsci (pages 45–64): Adam David Morton
Chapter three “Gramsci in motion” (pages 65–82): David Featherstone
Chapter four urban, kingdom, Hegemony (pages 83–103): Stefan Kipfer
Chapter five country of bewilderment (pages 104–120): Geoff Mann
Chapter 6 the concept that of Nature in Gramsci (pages 121–141): Benedetto Fontana
Chapter 7 house, Ecology, and Politics within the Praxis of the Brazilian Landless stream (pages 142–160): Abdurazack Karriem
Chapter eight at the Nature of Gramsci's “Conceptions of the realm” (pages 161–177): Joel Wainwright
Chapter nine Gramsci, Nature, and the Philosophy of Praxis (pages 178–196): Alex Loftus
Chapter 10 distinction and Inequality in global Affairs (pages 197–216): Nicola Short
Chapter eleven Gramsci and the Erotics of work (pages 217–237): Michael Ekers
Chapter 12 Cracking Hegemony (pages 239–257): Jim Glassman
Chapter thirteen Gramsci on the Margins (pages 258–278): Vinay Gidwani and Dinesh Paudel
Chapter 14 Accumulation via Dispossession and Accumulation via progress (pages 279–300): Judith Whitehead
Chapter 15 Gramsci, Geography, and the Languages of Populism (pages 301–320): Gillian Hart
Chapter sixteen Translating Gramsci within the present Conjuncture (pages 321–343): Stefan Kipfer and Gillian Hart

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