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Scatter 2Politics in Deconstruction

Scatter 2: Politics in Deconstruction

Geoffrey Bennington

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780823289929
eISBN:
9780823297320
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823289929.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Scatter 2 identifies politics as an object of perennial difficulty for philosophy—as recalcitrant to philosophical mastery as is philosophy’s traditional adversary, poetry. That difficulty makes it ... More

Technologies of Critique

Technologies of Critique

Willy Thayer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780823286744
eISBN:
9780823288878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823286744.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Critique—a program of thought as well as a disposition toward the world—is a crucial resource for politics and thought today, yet it is again and again instrumentalized by institutional frames and ... More

Reoccupy EarthNotes toward an Other Beginning

Reoccupy Earth: Notes toward an Other Beginning

David Wood

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283545
eISBN:
9780823286249
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283545.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Habit rules our lives. And yet climate change and the catastrophic future it portends, makes it clear that we cannot go on like this. Our habits are integral to narratives of the good life, to social ... More

Killing TimesThe Temporal Technology of the Death Penalty

Killing Times: The Temporal Technology of the Death Penalty

David Wills

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283521
eISBN:
9780823286119
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283521.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Killing Times starts from the deceptively simple observation— made by Jacques Derrida—that the death penalty mechanically interrupts mortal time, preempting our normal experience of not knowing when ... More

Deconstructing the Death PenaltyDerrida's Seminars and the New Abolitionism

Deconstructing the Death Penalty: Derrida's Seminars and the New Abolitionism

Kelly Oliver and Stephanie Straub (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280100
eISBN:
9780823281541
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280100.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This volume represents the first collection of essays devoted exclusively to Jacques Derrida's Death Penalty Seminars, conducted from 1999 to 2001. The volume includes essays from a range of scholars ... More

On the Nature of Marx's ThingsTranslation as Necrophilology

On the Nature of Marx's Things: Translation as Necrophilology

Jacques Lezra

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780823279425
eISBN:
9780823281527
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279425.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book traces to Karl Marx's earliest writings on the Epicurean tradition, a subterranean, Lucretian practice that this book calls “necrophilological translation.” “Translation” here is ... More

Political ConceptsA Critical Lexicon

Political Concepts: A Critical Lexicon

J. M. Bernstein, Adi Ophir, and Ann Laura Stoler (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823276684
eISBN:
9780823277285
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823276684.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Deciding what is and what is not political is a fraught, perhaps intractably opaque matter. Just who decides the question; on what grounds; to what ends–these seem like properly political questions ... More

The Possibility of a WorldConversations with Pierre-Philippe Jandin

The Possibility of a World: Conversations with Pierre-Philippe Jandin

Jean-Luc Nancy and Pierre-Philippe Jandin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823275403
eISBN:
9780823277162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823275403.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

In this series of interviews, Jean-Luc Nancy is invited to review his life’s work with Pierre-Philippe Jandin. But like Schlegel’s historian—“a prophet facing backwards”—Nancy takes this opportunity ... More

Foucault's Critical Ethics

Foucault's Critical Ethics

Richard A. Lynch

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780823271252
eISBN:
9780823271290
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823271252.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The central thesis of this book is that Michel Foucault’s account of power does not foreclose the possibility of ethics; on the contrary, it provides a framework within which ethics becomes possible. ... More

LovecidalWalking with the Disappeared

Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared

Trinh T. Minh-ha

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780823271092
eISBN:
9780823271146
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823271092.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book offers a lyrical, philosophical meditation on the global state of endless war and the violence inflicted by the imperial need to claim victory. It discusses the rise of the police state as ... More

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