Contingency, Hegemony, Universality: Contemporary Dialogues on the Left ( Radical Thinkers) [Judith Butler, Ernesto Laclau, Slavoj Zizek] on JUDITH BUTLER, ERNESTO LACLAU Judith Butler, Ernesto Ladau, Slavoj Ztzek Restaging the Universal: Hegemony and the Limits of Formalism. 11 bravado, Zizek then suggests that this Lacanian notion can be easily. Contingency, Hegemony, Universality: Contemporary Dialogues on the Left [ Book Judith Butler, Ernesto Laclau and Slavoj Zizek, Contingency, Hegemony, .

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This is how all debates on the left should be done. I only made it through the first 3 pieces in this Butler, Zizek and Laclau’s initial arguments. Oct 12, Torgeir Fjeld rated it it was ok. The premise of this text is fascinating- 3 scholars with similar views lay down three different philosophical tracts that contain similar notions but contradict about particular premises.

This article has no associated contingenncy. The enumeration of identities does notestablishanyconnection betweenthem;theyremain, atbest,additive. Cushing – – University of Chicago Press.

Philosophy, especially at this level, not only uses extremely specialized language to deal with concepts, but argues about the language as well as the concepts. While the rigor and intelligence with which these writers approach their work is formidable, Contingency, Hegemony, Universality benefits additionally from their clear sense of energy and enjoyment in a revealing and often unpredictable exchange. Views Read Edit View history. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from ujiversality restaurants.


Alex Callinicos – – Historical Materialism 8: Observing Butler, Laclau, and Zizek engage with one another and defend themselves is interesting, but their arguments can sometimes be esoteric, especially Butler’s within her first essay. Butler’s contributions are as usual interesting, well written and cogent.

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They are prone, like most academics involved in such dense, insular conversations, to getting stuck in some petty squabbles and calling each other Crypto-Kantians.

Skip to main content. This book had me massaging my temples in llaclau attempts to comprehend The Hegelian legacy, Left strategy, and post-structuralism versus Lacanian psychoanalysis. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.


Contingency, Hegemony, Universality: Contemporary Dialogues on the Left

Overall, I found it a worthwhile read. I just looked at the other reviews for this book, and I wonder what it means that like half of the people listing it on GoodReads are named Adam.

What is the contemporary legacy of Gramsci’s notion of Hegemony? In Praise of Disobedience. Verso Books 03 September Contemporary Dialogues on the Left Radical Thinkers. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Yes this is a difficult book, but it is an absolute must read for those who are follwing the theoretical developments of post-strucuralism on the progressive left.

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Explore the Home Gift Guide. Zi2ek’s own attackon poststructuralism, whichhe identifies with,among otherthings, a self-defeating particularism lacllau, is clearlyatodds withbothButler’sandLaclau’s approaches.

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