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  • Conversations with Zizek

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780745628974
    • Publisher: Polity Press
    • Published: January 2004
    In this new book, Slavoj Žižek and Glyn Daly engage in a series of entertaining conversations which illustrate the originality of Žižek's thinking on psychoanalysis, philosophy, multiculturalism, popular/cyber culture, totalitarianism, ethics and politics. An excellent introduction to one of the most engaging and controversial cultural theorists writing today. Žižek is a Slovenian sociologist who trained as a Lacanian and uses Lacan to analyse popular culture and politics. Illustrates the originality of Žižek's thinking on psychoanalysis, philosophy, multi-culturalism, popular/cyber culture, totalitarianism, ethics and politics. Provides a unique glimpse of Žižek's humour and character and offers new material and fresh perspectives which will be of interest to followers of Žižek's writings.
  • Ethics of the Real: Kant, Lacan

    By Alenka Zupancic

    Our Price: $29.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781859842188
    • Publisher: VERSO
    • Published: March 2000
    The concept of `the Real' advanced by the wild theorist of psychoanalysis is the ignition system for this new interpretation of the sober Enlightenment thinker's concept of a 'moral law independent of any notion of a pre-established Good or any human inclination' such as love, sympathy, or fear. ' Constantly juggling her reading of the two philosophers, Zupancic summons up an `ethics of Real', and clears the ground for a radical restoration ofthe disruptive element in ethics. Index. 266p. Pap.
  • Everything You Wanted To Know About Lacan But Were Afraid to Ask Hitchcock (New and Updated Edition)

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781844676217
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: August 2010
    In a collection of essays, various authors analyze the films of Alfred Hitchcock from a philosophical standpoint, including Rear Window and Psycho, and also explore the construction of meaning, as seen by Marx and Lacan. Original.
  • Five Lessons on Wagner

    By Alain Badiou

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781844674817
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: October 2010
    'A figure like Plato or Hegel walks here among us!'-Slavoj ÄiPek'An heir to Jean-Paul Sartre and Louis Althusser.'-New Statesman'Shaking the foundations of Western liberal democracy.'-Times Higher Education SupplementFor over a century; Richard Wagner's music has been the subject of intense debate among philosophers, many of whom have attacked its ideological û some say anti-Semitic and reactionary û underpinnings. In this major new work, Alain Badiou, radical philosopher and keen Wagner enthusiast, offers a detailed reading of the critical responses to the composer's work, which include Adorno's writings on the composer and Wagner's co-option by Nazism, as well as more recent readings by Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe and others.Slavoj ÄiPek provides an afterword, and both philosophers make a passionate case for re-examining the relevance of Wagner to the contemporary world.
  • In Defense of Lost Causes

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781786630797
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: May 2017
  • Incontinence of the Void: Economico-Philosophical Spandrels

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780262036818
    • Publisher: The MIT Press
    • Published: September 2017
  • Living in the End Times

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781786630803
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: July 2018
  • Mapping Ideology

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781859840559
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: January 1995
  • Metastases of Enjoyment: Six Essays On Women and Causality

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781844670611
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: January 2006
    (Radical Thinkers series, Set 1). Examining the discursive status of women in both cultural and political domains, Zizek presents a disturbing and radical examination of the structural role of violence in the era of Late Capitalism. Appendix, Index. 221p.
  • On Belief

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780415255325
    • Publisher: Routledge
    • Published: June 2001
  • Revolution At the Gates: Zizek on Lenin, The 1917 Writings

    By V. I. Lenin

    Our Price: $29.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781859845462
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: June 2004
    Zizek, author of The Sublime Object of Ideology, The Plague of Fantasies, Welcome to the Desert of the Real, among others, locates Lenin's 1917 writings in their historical context, while his extensiveAfterword tackles the key question of whether Lenin can be invented in our era of 'cultural capitalism.' Zizek, here, is convinced that, whatever the discussion - the forthcoming crisis of capitalism, the possibility of a redemptive violence, the falsity of liberal tolerance - Lenin's resurrection is due, again. Notes, Index. 344p.
  • The Abyss of Freedom/Ages of the World (The Body, In Theory: Histories of Cultural Materialism)

    By Slavoj Zizek

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780472066520
    • Publisher: University of Michigan Press
    • Published: July 1997
    An essay by philosopher Slavoj Zizek, with an English translation of Schelling's beautiful and evocative Ages of the World, second draft

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