Living in the End Times

Living in the End Times

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by Slavoj Zizek
     
 

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Zizek analyzes the end of the world at the hands of the “four riders of the apocalypse.”See more details below

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Zizek analyzes the end of the world at the hands of the “four riders of the apocalypse.”

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The New Republic
The most dangerous philosopher in the West.— Adam Kirsch
Adam Kirsch - The New Republic
“The most dangerous philosopher in the West.”
Steven Poole - The Guardian
“Fierce brilliance … scintillating.”
The Observer
“Žižek is to today what Jacques Derrida was to the 80s: the thinker of choice for Europe’s young intellectual vanguard.”
Helen Brown - Daily Telegraph
“Such passion, in a man whose work forms a shaky, cartoon rope-bridge between the minutiae of popular culture and the big abstract problems of existence, is invigorating, entertaining and expanding enquiring minds around the world.”
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“The most dangerous philosopher in the West.”—Adam Kirsch, The New Republic

“Fierce brilliance ... scintillating.”—Steven Poole, The Guardian

“Žižek is to today what Jacques Derrida was to the 80s: the thinker of choice for Europe’s young intellectual vanguard.”—The Observer

“Such passion, in a man whose work forms a shaky, cartoon rope-bridge between the minutiae of popular culture and the big abstract problems of existence, is invigorating, entertaining and expanding enquiring minds around the world.”—Helen Brown, Daily Telegraph

“Žižek weaves together psychoanalytic and historical materialist theories with great panache.”—Ashley Dawson, Social Text

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844675982
Publisher:
Verso Books
Publication date:
05/25/2010
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.60(d)

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