The Resource The power of life : Agamben and the coming politics (To imagine a form of life, II), David Kishik

The power of life : Agamben and the coming politics (To imagine a form of life, II), David Kishik

Label
The power of life : Agamben and the coming politics (To imagine a form of life, II)
Title
The power of life
Title remainder
Agamben and the coming politics (To imagine a form of life, II)
Statement of responsibility
David Kishik
Title variation
Agamben and the coming politics (To imagine a form of life, II)
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Giorgio Agamben's work develops a new philosophy of life. On its horizon lies the conviction that our form of life can become the guiding and unifying power of the politics to come. Informed by this promise, The Power of Life weaves decisive moments and neglected aspects of Agamben's writings over the past four decades together with the thought of those who influenced him most (including Kafka, Heidegger, Benjamin, Arendt, Deleuze, and Foucault). In addition, the book positions his work in relation to key figures from the history of philosophy (such as Plato, Spinoza, Vico, Nietzsche, Wittgens
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
195
Index
index present
LC call number
B3611.A44
LC item number
K57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The power of life : Agamben and the coming politics (To imagine a form of life, II), David Kishik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 121-129) and index
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  • net
Contents
Dialectic of endarkenment -- Feather-light rubble -- Present while absent -- How to imagine a form of life
Control code
ocn762325099
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 133 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804772303
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25996915
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)762325099
  • ebsco0804778388

Library Locations

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