Agamben and Politics: A Critical Introduction (Thinking Politics)

By Sergei Prozorv

Tracing how the good judgment of inoperativity works within the domain names of language, legislation, background and humanity, Agamben and Politics systematically introduces the basic suggestions of Agamben's political suggestion and a significantly translates his insights within the wider context of up to date philosophy.

Agamben's commentators and critics are likely to specialise in his robust critique of the Western political culture within the Homo Sacer sequence. yet this slender concentration serves to vague the general constitution of Agamben's political suggestion, that is neither damaging nor serious yet affirmative. Sergei Prozorov brings out the affirmative temper of Agamben's political idea, concentrating on the concept that of inoperativity, which has been imperative to Agamben's paintings from his earliest writings.

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