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Giorgio Agamben

Giorgio Agamben

sovereignty and life

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agamben, Giorgio, -- 1942-,
  • Sovereignty -- Philosophy,
  • Sovereignty

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Matthew Calarco and Steven DeCaroli
    ContributionsCalarco, Matthew, 1972-, DeCaroli, Steven
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA71 .G56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 282 p. ;
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17232138M
    ISBN 100804750491, 0804750505
    ISBN 109780804750493, 9780804750509
    LC Control Number2007000014

    Giorgio Agamben, a leading Italian philosopher and radical political theorist, is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Venice. Stanford University Press has published six of his previous books: Homo Sacer (), Potentialities (), The Man Without Content (), The End of the Poem (), The Open (), and The Time that Remains (). Giorgio Agamben (b. ) is one of the leading figures in philosophy and political theory. His unique readings of literature, literary theory, continental philosophy, political thought, religious studies, and art have made him one of the most innovative thinkers of our time.

    Book Review: Giorgio Agamben's State of Exception. Pilate and Jesus (Meridian: Crossing Aesthetics series) by Giorgio Agamben. Pontius Pilate is one of the most enigmatic figures in Christian theology. The only non-Christian to be named in the Nicene Creed, he is presented as a cruel colonial overseer in secular accounts, as a conflicted judge convinced of Jesus's innocence in the Gospels, and.

      The work of Giorgio Agamben, one of Italy's most important and original philosophers, has been based on an uncommon erudition in classical traditions of philosophy and rhetoric, the grammarians of late antiquity, Christian theology, and modern philosophy. Recently, Agamben has begun to direct 4/4(1). Agamben argues that the perpetual utilization of the state of exception will ultimately undermine Western law and lead to a “global civil war” (87). Bottom-line: For legal scholars or those interested in the expansion of executive power, this book provides a great deal of pertinent analysis.


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Giorgio Agamben is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Venice. He is Giorgio Agamben book author of Profanations (), Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive (), both published by Zone Books, and other books. Customers Also Bought Items By. Giorgio Agamben book Agamben has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Giorgio Agamben’s most popular book is Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life. of results for Books: Giorgio Agamben. The Kingdom and the Garden (The Italian List) by Giorgio Agamben and Adam Kotsko | Hardcover $ $ Pre-order Price Guarantee.

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This book collects fifteen major philosophical essays written over a period of more than twenty years by acclaimed Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben. The volume opens with an introduction in which the editor situates Agamben's work with respect to both the history of philosophy and contemporary European by: Giorgio Agamben asks, in this piece published today in Italian on the blog Quodlibet.

The essay was republished on Medium, and in an authorized translation by Adam Kotsko, who described it as the important European philosopher’s “indirect response to the controversy surrounding his article about the response to coronavirus in Italy.”. Synopsis This volume constitutes the largest collection of writings by the Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben hitherto published in any language.

With one exception, the fifteen essays, which reflect the wide range of the author s interests, appear in English for the first time.5/5(5). This short book is Agamben's 'Duino Elegies': thalassically poetic and swirling with thought that hovers, indifferent to the gravity of common sense.

The title refers to Heidegger's term for the possibility of Dasein but Agamben is not doing a pro-Heidegger critique by: The work of Giorgio Agamben, one of Italys most important and original philosophers, has been based on an uncommon erudition in classical traditions of philosophy and rhetoric, the grammarians of late antiquity, Christian theology, and modern philosophy.4/5.

About the author () Giorgio Agamben is professor of aesthetics at the University of Verona. He is the author of ten previous books, including the prequel to 5/5(3). The sequel to Agamben's Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life, State of Exception is the first book to theorize the state of exception in historical and philosophical context.

In Agamben's view, the majority of legal scholars and policymakers in Europe as well as the United States have wrongly rejected the necessity of such a theory. Giorgio Agamben Translated by Daniel Heller-Roazen.

PAGES. Cite this book. Cover Images. Small px. Medium px. Med-Large px. Large px. Link. { Cite book | first=Giorgio | last=Agamben | translator-first=Daniel | translator-last=Heller-Roazen | title=Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life | publisher=Stanford. On one level Giorgio Agamben's short book is a commentary on the theory of Roman law, yet its significance is far greater.

While the reviews on the dust jacket point to its relevance to critical consideration of the war on terror, they have missed the way in which it provides the keys to an analysis of twentieth century European dictatorships of both right and left/5(26).

Giorgio Agamben Giorgio Agambenis Professor of Philosophy at the University of Venice. His works include The Coming Community, Homo Sacerand State of Exception. The work of Giorgio Agamben, one of Italy's most important and original philosophers, has been based on an uncommon erudition in classical traditions of philosophy and rhetoric, the grammarians of late antiquity, Christian theology, and modern philosophy.

What Is Philosophy. (Italian: Che cos’è la filosofia?) is a book by Giorgio Agamben in which the author provides a "complex, rich investigation into the nature of. Translator’s Note: Giorgio Agamben asked me to translate this brief essay, which serves as an indirect response to the controversy surrounding his article about the response to coronavirus in Italy (see here for the original Italian piece and here for an English translation).

Fear is a poor advisor, but it causes many things to appear. Giorgio Agamben is one of the leading figures in Italian and contemporary continental philosophy. He is the author of Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life ; Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive ; Profanations ; The Signature of All Things: On Method, and other books.4/5.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Giorgio Agamben books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.Giorgio Agamben explores every nuance of the arche in search of an an-archic exit strategy. By the book's final chapter, anarchy appears as the secret center of power, brought to light so as to make possible a philosophical thought that might overthrow both the principle and its command.

Agamben served as editor of the Italian edition of Benjamin’s complete works, which consist primarily of dense essays and cryptic fragments.