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Biopolitics, Materiality and Meaning in Modern European Drama

Biopolitics, Materiality and Meaning in Modern European Drama

Hedwig Fraunhofer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474467438
eISBN:
9781474491051
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474467438.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Mapping the -- not always chronological -- trajectory from representationalist-naturalist theatre (Strindberg, Sartre) to the theatre of the historical avant-garde (Brecht, Artaud), this book puts ... More

The Principles of Deleuzian Philosophy

The Principles of Deleuzian Philosophy

Koichiro Kokubun

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781474448987
eISBN:
9781474480826
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474448987.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

What gives us the right to speak of a Deleuzian philosophy, a philosophy at first sight concerned solely with interpreting other philosophers and writers? And granted there is such an entity as ... More

EnsemblanceThe Transnational Genealogy of Esprit de Corps

Ensemblance: The Transnational Genealogy of Esprit de Corps

Luis de Miranda

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474454193
eISBN:
9781474480864
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474454193.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book provides the first ever transnational and longue-durée intellectual history of a highly influential but largely understudied modern phrase: esprit de corps. A strong attachment and ... More

The Egalitarian SublimeA Process Philosophy

The Egalitarian Sublime: A Process Philosophy

James Williams

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474439114
eISBN:
9781474476942
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474439114.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The book answers the question: Can the sublime be egalitarian? It gives critical studies of the main historical theories of the sublime, from Longinus, Burke, Kant, Nietzsche and Schopenhauer, as ... More

Critiquing Sovereign ViolenceLaw, Biopolitics, Bio-Juridicalism

Critiquing Sovereign Violence: Law, Biopolitics, Bio-Juridicalism

Gavin Rae

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474445283
eISBN:
9781474465144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474445283.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Sovereign violence is a dominant issue in contemporary political theory and has attracted much attention from proponents of critical theory, biopolitics, post-structuralism, and deconstruction. While ... More

Seeing Degree ZeroBarthes/Burgin and Political Aesthetics

Seeing Degree Zero: Barthes/Burgin and Political Aesthetics

Ryan Bishop and Sunil Manghani (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474431415
eISBN:
9781474465229
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474431415.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

In the fields of literature and the visual arts, 'zero degree' represents a neutral aesthetic situated in response to, and outside of, the dominant cultural order. Taking Roland Barthes' 1953 book ... More

Deleuze and Anarchism

Deleuze and Anarchism

Chantelle Gray van Heerden and Aragorn Eloff (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474439077
eISBN:
9781474465151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474439077.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Both the philosophy of Deleuze and Guattari, and anarchism, have gained more academic interest over the past decades. Many authors have also recognised an anarchist sensibility in Deleuze and ... More

Philosophy, Rights and Natural LawEssays in Honour of Knud Haakonssen

Philosophy, Rights and Natural Law: Essays in Honour of Knud Haakonssen

Ian Hunter and Richard Whatmore (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474449229
eISBN:
9781474460200
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474449229.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Honouring the work of Knud Haakonssen, this book consists of a series of studies that investigate the place of early modern natural law in the history of political thought. These studies follow ... More

Adam Smith and RousseauEthics, Politics, Economics

Adam Smith and Rousseau: Ethics, Politics, Economics

Maria Pia Paganelli, Dennis C. Rasmussen, and Craig Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474422857
eISBN:
9781474445115
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474422857.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Adam Smith are two of the foremost thinkers of the European Enlightenment, thinkers who made seminal contributions to moral and political philosophy and who shaped some of ... More

Mallarme and the Politics of LiteratureSartre, Kristeva, Badiou, Rancière

Mallarme and the Politics of Literature: Sartre, Kristeva, Badiou, Rancière

Robert Boncardo

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474429528
eISBN:
9781474445092
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474429528.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Mallarmé and the Politics of Literature: Sartre, Kristeva, Badiou, Rancière recounts the radical readings of Mallarmé’s seminal poems by some of France’s most important 20th century thinkers. The ... More

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