Infinitely Demanding

Ethics of Commitment, Politics of Resistance
Product Number: EB00512037
Released: Sep 24, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781781680292
Publisher: Verso
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Description

The clearest, boldest and most systematic statement of Simon Critchley's influential views on philosophy, ethics, and politics, Infinitely Demanding identifies a massive political disappointment at the heart of liberal democracy. Arguing that what is called for is an ethics of commitment that can inform a radical politics, Critchley considers the possibility of political subjectivity and action after Marx and Marxism, taking in the work of Kant, Levinas, Badiou and Lacan. Infinitely Demanding culminates in an argument for anarchism as an ethical practice and a remotivating means of political organization.

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Author(s): Simon Critchley
Original Publish Date: Sep 24, 2014

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