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Philosophy and Resistance in the Crisis: Greece and the Future of Europe by Costas Douzinas
His research has focused on the relationships between neoliberal capital and sexuality, changing conceptions of gender across time and place, and international development. For Douzinas, resistance by the multitude brings together radical equality and democracy.
This new politics is the latest example of the drive to resist, a persevering characteristic of the human spirit. Table of contents Reviews Features Prologue: Books by Costas Douzinas.
Political practice is well ahead and a corrective to theory. Thomas Secher rated it really liked it Feb 02, This new politics, placed in the context of law and rights, is the latest example of the drive to resist, a persevering characteristic of the human spirit. Philosophy and Resistance in the Crisis: Their regularity makes their timing unpredictable but their continued occurrence certain. This book uses radical political philosophy to understand these events and uses the protests to correct radical philosophy.
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Douzinas opens a new terrain for critical theory, a much needed terrain in theses times of new insurgencies across the world. James Mullard marked it as to-read Jan 21, Whether readers agree with Douzinas conclusions and ideas they cannot afford to ignore them.
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Artur added it Jan 17, Written by crlsis author who is well known for his commentaries on the situation in Greece, this book will find a wide readership among all who are interested in the crisis of Europe and the new forms of politics and resistance that are emerging in Europe and philoslphy.
This new politics is the latest example of the drive to resist, a persevering characteristic of the human spirit. This new politics is the latest example of the drive to resist, a persevering characteristic of the human spirit.
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Dessie Fradelos added it Jun 09, Open Preview See a Problem? Using Greece as an example, Douzinas argues that the persistent sequence of protests, uprisings and revolutions has radically changed the political landscape.
This new politics is the This book is about the global crisis and the right to resistance, about neoliberal biopolitics and direct democracy, about the responsibility of intellectuals and the poetry of the multitude.
Read more reviews by Jia Hui. The multitude, he says, may only understand exploitation and domination by embracing the excluded: Popular insubordination is redefining douzinax practice of politics and the ideas of socialism and Europe.
He argues that Greece, the birthplace of democracy, has once again become a key testing ground for democracy, as popular resistance to the austerity package imposed cosstas Greece leads to new forms of contestation and struggle.
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Philosophy and Resistance in the Crisis : Greece and the Future of Europe
Beautifully written and carefully argued Douzinas offers us a profound rethinking of major concepts of critical theory as doyzinas now confront a new era of mass up risings. The idea and limits of democracy are redefined in the place of their birth. Kursat Karakas rated it it was amazing Oct 20, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Counterposing Greek philosophy to the Greek statistics of the money managers he makes an urbane argument for rethinking the concept of Europe at the site of its original inception.