The Resource Captives of Sovereignty

Captives of Sovereignty

Label
Captives of Sovereignty
Title
Captives of Sovereignty
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book questions the theoretical assumptions of sovereignty and offers new ways to move the critiques of this subject forward
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 320.1/5
  • 320.15
Index
index present
LC call number
JC327 .H33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Captives of Sovereignty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I; 1 A picture holds us captive; Introduction; The normative critique of sovereignty; Arendt; Foucault; Agamben; Hardt and Negri; The limitations of the normative critique of sovereignty; The architectonic critique of sovereignty; The world state; Neo-feudalism; State-centric; The persistence of sovereignty; Conclusion; 2 Sovereignty, judgment, and epistemic skepticism; Skepticism; Epistemological skepticism in Hobbes and Spinoza; Spinoza; Hobbes; Skepticism and sovereignty; 3 Sovereignty, language, and ethical skepticism
  • Hobbes and the struggle against paradiastoleSpinoza; Conclusion; 4 Sovereignty, religious skepticism, and the theological-political problem; Hobbes on sovereignty and ecclesiastical authority; Debates over worship; Meaning of scripture; Miracles; Ecclesiastical power; Spinoza, skepticism, superstition, and sovereignty; Conclusion; Part II; Introduction to Part II; 5 Political authority and skepticism; Introduction; How skepticism constitutes sovereignty; The authority of the "human group as such"; Conclusion; 6 Authority, criteria, and the new social contract; Certainty without sovereignty
  • The limits of popular sovereigntyPopular sovereignty as procedure; Conclusion; 7 The claim of global community; Skepticism and the security dilemma; Skepticism and the other minds problem; International ethics; Conclusion; Conclusion: authority without supremacy, community with contestation; Another world is present; Community with contestation; Authority without supremacy; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn769341796
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139003322
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25959980
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769341796
  • cbo1139003321

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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