The Resource New French thought : political philosophy, Mark Lilla, editor, (electronic resource)

New French thought : political philosophy, Mark Lilla, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
New French thought : political philosophy
Title
New French thought
Title remainder
political philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Mark Lilla, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The past fifteen years in France have seen a remarkable flourishing of new work in political philosophy. This anthology brings into English for the first time essays by some of the best young French political thinkers writing today, including Marcel Gauchet, Pierre Manent, Luc Ferry, and Alain Renaut. The central theme of these essays is liberal democracy: its nature, its development, its problems, its fundamental legitimacy. Although these themes are familiar to American and British readers, the French approach to them--which is profoundly historical and rooted in the tradition of continenta
Member of
Cataloging source
NLGGC
Dewey number
320.5/13/0944
Index
no index present
LC call number
JA84.F8
LC item number
N532 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • New French thought
  • Princeton legacy library
Label
New French thought : political philosophy, Mark Lilla, editor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-239)
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; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction The Legitimacy of the Liberal Age by Mark Lilla; Part 1: Les Adieux; Chapter 1: Levi-Strauss; Chapter 2: Foucault; Chapter 3: Bourdieu; Part 2: Reconsiderations; Chapter 4: Kant and Fichte; Chapter 5: Constant; Chapter 6: Tocqueville; Part 3: What Is Modernity?; Chapter 7: Primitive Religion and the Origins of the State; Chapter 8: The Modern State; Chapter 9: Ancient, Modern, and Contemporary; Part 4: What Are Human Rights?; Chapter 10: How to Think about Rights; Chapter 11: Rights and Natural Law; Chapter 12: Rights and Modern Law
Control code
ocn902842731
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306984720
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt73b6sd
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33105534
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)902842731
  • ebl1306984726

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