The Resource The modern prince and the modern sage : transforming power and freedom, edited by Ananta Kumar Giri

The modern prince and the modern sage : transforming power and freedom, edited by Ananta Kumar Giri

Label
The modern prince and the modern sage : transforming power and freedom
Title
The modern prince and the modern sage
Title remainder
transforming power and freedom
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ananta Kumar Giri
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ever since the Renaissance in the thirteenth century, the 'prince' has been the dominant archetype of 'being' and 'becoming'. Power and politics have provided the modern world with determinant frames of self-constitution and social emancipation, along with a singular definition of 'freedom'. In this context, The Modern Prince and the Modern Sage: Transforming Power and Freedom is concerned with rethinking and transforming the concepts of 'power' and 'freedom' in discourse, society and history. This book draws from various sources--traditions of wisdom, creative experiments in socio-political th
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN49.P6
LC item number
M63 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The modern prince and the modern sage : transforming power and freedom, edited by Ananta Kumar Giri
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I: Reconstituting Power and Freedom: Modernity and Beyond; 1 -- Modernity and the Reconstitution of the Realm of the Political; 2 -- Play of Power and Struggle for Freedom in Renaissance Humanism; 3 -- Political Symbolism or How to Stay on the Surface; 4 -- Control of Power through Freedom; 5 -- Power of Modernity and the Tail of the Devil; 6 -- Rethinking Power; 7 -- Metamorphoses of Power; Part II: Beyond the Modern Prince: Varieties of Struggles and New Intimations
Control code
ocn554575329
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xlix, 598 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132104230
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24508615
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)554575329
  • ebsco0761936610

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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