Politics as Radical Creation: Herbert Marcuse and Hannah Arendt on Political Performativity

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"Politics as Radical Creation examines the meaning of democratic practice through the critical social theory of the Frankfurt School. It provides an understanding of democratic politics as a potentially performative good-in-itself, undertaken not just to the extent that it seeks to achieve a certain extrinsic goal, but also in that it functions as a medium for the expression of creative human impulses. Christopher Holman develops this potential model through a critical examination of the political philosophies of Herbert ...

Politics as Radical Creation: Herbert Marcuse and Hannah Arendt on Political Performativity 2013, University of Toronto Press

ISBN-13: 9781442644885

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