Freedom After the Critique of Foundations Marx, Liberalism, Castoriadis and Agonistic Autonomy

by Alexandros Kioupkiolis

Part of the International Political Theory Series

Freedom After the Critique of Foundations Marx, Liberalism, Castoriadis and Agonistic Autonomy Synopsis

An exploration of the contemporary re-conception of freedom after the critique of objective truths and ideas of an unchanging human nature, in which modern self-determination was grounded. This book focuses on the radical theorist Cornelius Castoriadis and the new paradigm of 'agonistic autonomy' is contrasted with Marxian and liberal approaches.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780230279124
Publication date: 25th July 2012
Author: Alexandros Kioupkiolis
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 276 pages
Categories: Marxism & Communism, Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies, Social & political philosophy, Political science & theory,

About Alexandros Kioupkiolis

ALEXANDROS KIOUPKIOLIS Lecturer at the School of Political Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. His research interests are focused on the philosophy of freedom, theories of democracy and the critique of power.

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