Metapolitics argues that one of the main tasks of contemporary thought is to abolish the idea that politics is merely an object for philosophical reflection. Badiou indicts this approach, which reduces politics to a matter of opinion, thus eliminating any of its truly radical and emancipatory possibilities. Against this intellectual tradition, Badiou proposes instead the consideration of politics in terms of the production of truth and the affirmation of equality. He demands that the question of a possible "political truth" ...

Metapolitics 2012, Verso Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781844677818


Metapolitics 2006, Verso

ISBN-13: 9781844675678

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Metapolitics 2005, Verso, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781844670352