False Necessity / Edition 2

False Necessity / Edition 2

by Roberto Mangabeira Unger
     
 

ISBN-10: 185984331X

ISBN-13: 9781859843314

Pub. Date: 11/17/2004

Publisher: Verso Books

False necessity is the central work in the three-volume series Politics. It presents both a way of explaining society and a program for changing it. The explanation develops a radical alternative to Marxism, showing how we can account for established social arrangements without denying their contingency or our freedom. The program offers a progressive

Overview

False necessity is the central work in the three-volume series Politics. It presents both a way of explaining society and a program for changing it. The explanation develops a radical alternative to Marxism, showing how we can account for established social arrangements without denying their contingency or our freedom. The program offers a progressive alternative to the now-dominant ideological conceptions of neoliberalism and social democracy: a set of institutional innovations that would democratize markets, deepen democracy and empower individuals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781859843314
Publisher:
Verso Books
Publication date:
11/17/2004
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
792
Sales rank:
1,240,038
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.60(d)

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