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The Philosophy of Claude Lefort

Interpreting the Political (SPEP)

by Bernard Flynn

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Published by Northwestern University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Social & political philosophy,
  • Western philosophy, from c 1900 -,
  • Political,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Philosophy / Political,
  • Lefort, Claude,
  • Political science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7979459M
    ISBN 100810121050
    ISBN 109780810121058

    Claude Lefort (/ l ə ˈ f ɔːr /; French: ; 21 April – 3 October ) was a French philosopher and activist.. He was politically active by under the influence of his tutor, the phenomenologist Maurice Merleau-Ponty (whose posthumous publications Lefort later edited). By he was organising a faction of the Trotskyist Parti Communiste Internationaliste at the Lycée Henri-IV   The Philosophy of Claude Lefort, Interpreting the Political, Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press, , p. XXI: “Arguably Lefort is one of the few political philosophers, together with Hannah Arendt, Raymond Aron, and a small number of others, who

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This book, the first full scale study of Lefort to appear in English, offers a clear and compelling account of Lefort's accomplishment its unique merits, its relation to political philosophy within the Continental tradition, and its great relevance ://   The Philosophy of Claude Lefort by Bernard Flynn,available at Book Depository with free delivery :// Download Citation | The Philosophy of Claude Lefort: Interpreting the Political | From the beginning the French philosopher Claude Lefort has set himself the task of interpreting the political This study of Claude Lefort offers an account of Lefort's accomplishment - its unique merits, its relation to political philosophy within the Continental tradition, and its great relevance ://   From the beginning the French philosopher Claude Lefort has set himself the task of interpreting the political life of modern society-and over time he has succeeded in elaborating a distinctive conception of modern democracy that is linked to both historical analysis and a novel form of philosophical reflection.

This book, the first full-scale  › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Philosophy. For English-speaking students of political philosophy, this is an eminently welcome book. Claude Lefort is one of the most innovative and insightful philosophers and political thinkers of the last half century -- but a thinker largely ignored or sidelined in :// Writing involves risks—the risk that one will be misunderstood, the risk of being persecuted, the risks of being made a champion for causes in which one does not believe, this risk of inadvertently supporting a reader's prejudices, to name a few.

In trying to give expression to what is true, the writer must “clear a passage within the agitated world of passions,” an undertaking that ?id=x0dv5I51WJkC. This is the first English language volume to The Philosophy of Claude Lefort book such a wide-ranging scholarly and intellectual perspective on Claude Lefort.

It constitutes the most comprehensive attempt to reconstruct Lefort's engagement with his theoretical interlocutors as well as his influence on today's democratic thought and contemporary continental political :// The philosophy of Claude Lefort: interpreting the political by Bernard Flynn (Book); Claude Lefort: thinker of the political (); Die politische Differenz: zum Denken des Politischen bei Nancy, Lefort, Badiou, Laclau und Agamben by Oliver Marchart (Book)   Machiavelli in the Making is both a novel interpretation of the Florentine’s work and a critical document for understanding influential French scholar and public intellectual Claude Lefort’s later writings on democracy and extricates Machiavelli’s thought from the dominant interpretations of him as the founder of “objective” political science, which, having  › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Philosophy.

In Machiavelli in the Making, the influential French scholar and public intellectual Claude Lefort introduces a wholly novel interpretation of Niccoló Machiavelli's oeuvre, revealing in the Florentine's thought a thoroughly modern concept of the political with implications for "our experience of politics here and now." Lefort extricates Machiavelli's thought from the dominant interpretations ?id=qyIpQAz2hAsC.

Claude Lefort (French: [ləfɔʁ]; 21 April in Paris – 3 October in Paris) was a French philosopher and activist. He was politically active by under the influence of his tutor, the phenomenologist Maurice Merleau-Ponty (whose posthumous publications Lefort later edited).

This book examines the central questions of democracy and politics in modern societies. Through an analysis of some of the key texts of 19th and 20th century thought - from Marx, Michelet and de Tocqueville to Hannah Arendt - the author explores the ambiguities of democracy, the nature of human rights, the idea and the reality of revolution, the emergence of totalitarianis   Individual chapters are presented on the political thought of Jean-Luc Nancy (including Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe), Claude Lefort, Alain Badiou, and Ernesto Laclau (including Chantal Mouffe).

Overall the book offers an elaboration of the idea of a post-foundational conception of :// Claude Lefort (French: ; 21 April in Paris [1] – 3 October in Paris [2] [3]) was a French philosopher and activist. He was politically active by under the influence of his tutor, the Trotskyist Parti Communiste Internationaliste at the Lycée Henri IV in Paris.

Lefort was impressed by Cornelius Castoriadis when he first met him. From he collaborated with him in the   turned more recently to the great nineteenth-century liberals, it is because the philosophy of these authors was nurtured on the interpretation of the political, social, and religious problems they faced.

Lefort’s thought seems invariably preoccupied with and tied to events. Lefort’s thought is also a sustained reflection on :// Philosophy of Mathematics; Philosophy of Physical Science; Philosophy of Social Science; Philosophy of Probability; General Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Science, Misc; History of Western Philosophy.

History of Western Philosophy; Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy; Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy; 17th/18th Century Philosophy; 19th Guérin. Abstract. InLefort published his book Le travail de l’oeuvre Machiavel, 1 on which he had worked since 2 The product of those long years of research is an erudite and complex piece of work.

Divided into six parts, it starts by proposing a theory of interpretation and a study of the history of the reception of the Florentine secretary at several moments of European history, and 25In fact, what Claude Lefort discovers in his Socialisme ou Barbarie years, following Merleau-Ponty and in anticipation of his encounter with Machiavelli, is not so much the risk for philosophy to think within the facts themselves as the risk to try and evade them.

Being a philosopher thus means questioning the present and by the same token Claude Lefort In Robert Vallier, Wayne Jeffrey Froman & Bernard Flynn (eds.), Merleau-Ponty and the Possibilities of Philosophy: Transforming the Tradition. State University of New York Press (). A Journal of Socialist and Feminist Philosophy.

Amidst the enthusiasm marking the five hundredth anniversary of Machiavelli’s composition of The Prince inthere is one recent publication that risks being year saw the belated appearance in English of the French political philosopher Claude Lefort’s most substantial work, his doctoral thesis: Le travail de l You can write a book review and share your experiences.

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