In Defense of Lost Causes

In Defense of Lost Causes

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In this combative major new work, philosophical sharpshooter Slavoj Žižek looks for the kernel of truth in the totalitarian politics of the past.

Examining Heidegger’s seduction by fascism and Foucault’s flirtation with the Iranian Revolution, he suggests that these were the ‘right steps in the wrong direction.’ On the revolutionary terror of Robespierre, Mao and the bolsheviks, Žižek argues that while these struggles ended in historic failure and horror,… (more)

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Publisher: Verso (October 19, 2009)

Format: EPUB

File size: 753 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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