The Resource Rousseau and radical democracy, Kevin Inston

Rousseau and radical democracy, Kevin Inston

Label
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
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
321.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC179.R9
LC item number
I65 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in philosophy
Label
Rousseau and radical democracy, Kevin Inston
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-220)
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612647611
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
264761
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35951680
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)650517056
  • pebcs1441146113

Library Locations

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