Radical Thought in Italy: A Potential Politics

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780816625529
  • Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
  • Publication date: 10/28/1996
  • Series: Theory out of Bounds Series, #7
  • Pages: 270
  • Product dimensions: 7.21 (w) x 10.18 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction: Laboratory Italy 1
Ch. 2 The Ambivalence of Disenchantment 13
Ch. 3 Toward a Phenomenology of Opportunism 37
Ch. 4 Weak Thought between Being and Difference 53
Ch. 5 Two Hundred Questions for Anyone Who Wants to Be Communist in the 1990s 61
Ch. 6 The Anomaly and Exemplariness of the Italian Welfare State 81
Ch. 7 Women and Welfare: Where Is Jocasta? 99
Ch. 8 Worker Identity in the Factory Desert 115
Ch. 9 Technological Innovation and Sentimental Education 123
Ch. 10 Immaterial Labor 133
Ch. 11 Form-of-Life 151
Ch. 12 Beyond Human Rights 159
Ch. 13 Unrepresentable Citizenship 167
Ch. 14 Virtuosity and Revolution: The Political Theory of Exodus 189
Ch. 15 Constituent Republic 213
Ch. 16 Do You Remember Revolution?
Ch. 17 Do You Remember Counterrevolution? 241
Glossary of Concepts 261
Contributors 263
Index 267
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