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Hegemony And Socialist Strategy
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Ernesto Laclau, Chantal Mouffe
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-07 - Publisher: Verso Books

In this hugely influential book, Laclau and Mouffe examine the workings of hegemony and contemporary social struggles, and their significance for democratic theory. With the emergence of new social and political identities, and the frequent attacks on Left theory for its essentialist underpinnings, Hegemony and Socialist Strategy remains as relevant
Hegemony and Socialist Strategy
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Ernesto Laclau, Chantal Mouffe
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05-17 - Publisher: Verso Books

Since its original publication fifteen years ago, this hugely influential book has been at the centre of much debate. The arguments and controversies it has aroused are, furthermore, far from abating: the disintegration of the Soviet bloc, the emergence of new social and political identities linked to the transformation of
Hegemony and Socialist Strategy
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Ernesto Laclau, Chantal Mouffe
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-01 - Publisher: Verso Books

A brilliant tour de force of scholarship and argument.” Marxism Today In this hugely influential book, Laclau and Mouffe examine the workings of hegemony and contemporary social struggles, and their significance for democratic theory. With the emergence of new social and political identities, and the frequent attacks on Left theory
The Democratic Paradox
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Chantal Mouffe
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-09 - Publisher: Verso Books

From the theory of ‘deliberative democracy’ to the politics of the ‘third way’, the present Zeitgeist is characterized by attempts to deny what Chantal Mouffe contends is the inherently conflictual nature of democratic politics. Far from being signs of progress, such ideas constitute a serious threat to democratic institutions. Taking
For a Left Populism
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Chantal Mouffe
Categories: Democracy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-28 - Publisher: Verso Books

We are currently witnessing in Western Europe a “populist moment” that signals the crisis of neoliberal hegemony. The central axis of the political conflict will be between right- and left-wing populism. By establishing a frontier between “the people” and “the oligarchy,” a leftpopulist strategy could bring together the manifold struggles