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The Resource Merleau-Ponty and the Foundation of Existential Politics

Merleau-Ponty and the Foundation of Existential Politics

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Merleau-Ponty and the Foundation of Existential Politics
Title
Merleau-Ponty and the Foundation of Existential Politics
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Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on previously unexplored sources, Kerry H. Whiteside presents the political theory of Maurice Merleau-Ponty (1908-1961), one of France's best-known twentieth-century philosophers. Whiteside argues that Merleau-Ponty's objective in his political writings was to make existentialism into the foundation for a philosophically consistent mode of political thinking. This study discusses the inadequacies Merleau-Ponty found in the traditional philosophies of empiricism and idealism, and then examines the subject-object dualism that he believed deprived previous forms of existentialism of po
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EBLCP
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Whiteside, Kerry H
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in Moral, Political, and Legal Philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Merleau-Ponty, Maurice
  • Merleau-Ponty, Maurice
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political and social views
  • Political Science
  • Law, Politics & Government
  • Political Theory of the State
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Merleau-Ponty and the Foundation of Existential Politics
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Publication
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Cover; Contents
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS AND SOURCES ; INTRODUCTION ; ONE. FIRST ESSAYS: THE INTERSECTION OF PHILOSOPHY AND POLITICS ; TWO. PHENOMENOLOGY AS A PROLEGOMENON TO POLITICAL THEORY ; THREE. COLLECTIVE MEANING: POLITICS AND VIOLENCE ; FOUR. VALUES IN AN EXISTENTIAL PHILOSOPHY OF HISTORY ; FIVE. MARXISM: THE RADICAL HYPOTHESIS; SIX. PRINCIPLES AND PREJUDICE IN LIBERALISM ; SEVEN. THE COMMUNIST PROBLEM ; EIGHT. IN SEARCH OF MERLEAU-PONTY'S LATE POLITICS ; NINE. POLITICS AND EXPRESSION ; TEN. CONCLUSION: THINKING POLITICS IN CONTEMPORARY THEORY ; BIBLIOGRAPHY ; INDEX
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ocn884012837
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (349 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400859733
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt737z0x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884012837
Label
Merleau-Ponty and the Foundation of Existential Politics
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS AND SOURCES ; INTRODUCTION ; ONE. FIRST ESSAYS: THE INTERSECTION OF PHILOSOPHY AND POLITICS ; TWO. PHENOMENOLOGY AS A PROLEGOMENON TO POLITICAL THEORY ; THREE. COLLECTIVE MEANING: POLITICS AND VIOLENCE ; FOUR. VALUES IN AN EXISTENTIAL PHILOSOPHY OF HISTORY ; FIVE. MARXISM: THE RADICAL HYPOTHESIS; SIX. PRINCIPLES AND PREJUDICE IN LIBERALISM ; SEVEN. THE COMMUNIST PROBLEM ; EIGHT. IN SEARCH OF MERLEAU-PONTY'S LATE POLITICS ; NINE. POLITICS AND EXPRESSION ; TEN. CONCLUSION: THINKING POLITICS IN CONTEMPORARY THEORY ; BIBLIOGRAPHY ; INDEX
Control code
ocn884012837
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (349 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400859733
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt737z0x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884012837

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