Coming Community [Audiobook] download free by Giorgio Agamben

Coming Community Audiobook download free by Giorgio Agamben
  • Listen audiobook: Coming Community
  • Author: Giorgio Agamben
  • Release date: 1993/2/4
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780816622351
  • Rating: 7.14 of 10
  • Votes: 621
  • Review by: Alaina Jaramillo
  • Review rating: 9.38 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/1
  • Duration: 1H32M44S in 256 kbps (24 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-28
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MPEG4, WMA Lossless, WMA, WAV, MP3, FLAC (compression TAR, LHA, ZIP, AZW3, RAR, ISO)
  • Total pages original book: 120
  • Includes a PDF summary of 12 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 8M15S (2.4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Unquestionably an influential thinker in Italy today, Giorgio Agamben has contributed to some of the most vital philosophical debates of our time. 'The Coming Community' is an indispensable addition to the body of his work. How can we conceive a human community that lays no claim to identity - being American, being Muslim, being communist? How can a community be formed of singularities that refuse any criteria of belonging? Agamben draws on an eclectic and exciting set of sources to explore the status of human subjectivities outside of general identity. From St Thomas' analysis of halos to a stocking commercial shown in French cinemas, and from the Talmud's warning about entering paradise to the power of the multitude in Tiananmen Square, Agamben tracks down the singular subjectivity that is coming in the contemporary world and shaping the world to come. Agamben develops the concept of community and the social implications of his philosophical thought. 'The Coming Community' offers both a philosophical mediation and the beginnings of a new foundation for ethics, one grounded beyond subjectivity, ideology, and the concepts of good and evil.Agamben's exploration is, in part, a contemporary and creative response to the work of Heidegger, Wittgenstein, Blanchot, Jean-Luc Nancy, and, more historically, Plato, Spinoza, and medieval scholars and theorists of Judeo-Christian scriptures. This volume is the first in a new series that encourages transdisciplinary exploration and destabilizes traditional boundaries between disciplines, nations, genders, races, humans, and machines. Giorgio Agamben currently teaches philosophy at the College International de Philosophie in Paris and at the University of Macerata (Italy). He is the author of 'Language and Death' (Minnesota, 1991) and 'Stanzas' (Minnesota, 1992). This book is intended for those in the fields of cultural theory, literary theory, philosophy.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Mind, Body & Spirit, Ethnic Minorities & Multicultural Studies, Philosophy, Social Issues & Processes, Literary Theory, Cultural Studies, Sociology, Western Philosophy, From C 1900 -
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 19.46 USD
  • Dimensions: 178x254x7.87mm
  • Weight: 263.08g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Minnesota, United States

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