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Mezzi Senza Fine Note Sulla Politica

Bringing politics face-to-face with its own failures of consciousness and consequence, Agamben frames his analysis in terms of clear contemporary relevance. Arno rated it really liked it Jan 10, It seems that Agamben is one of the few philosophers who has seriously engaged Debord’s corpus. Trivia About The Open: Some really interesting stuff here, especially it’s interesting to see philosophy engage with botany and ecology and less directly kezzi about the anthropecene.

Better to start with sth more well-established by him. This is a good book of essays, but not necessarily essential Agamben.

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Luhuna rated it sdnza was amazing Sep 23, Return to Book Page. Man and Animal” Really interesting meditation on Heidegger and the animal.

Attentive to the urgent demands of the political moment, as well as to the bankruptcy of political discourse, Agamben’s work brings politics back to life, and life back topolitics.


Both were enemies of the Nazis. Refresh and try again.

Means Without End: Notes on Politics

Yeah, that’s all I got. But still an interesting read for those, who are trying to understand our modern statehood and why it produces so many disappointments and protests.

This agambne of the religious with science and philosophy agamven Agamben’s writing is fascinating to me. Feb 28, Kristin rated it liked it. The essay on Gesture is also really good, where he fleshes out his idea of politics as means without ends. To ask other readers questions about Means Without Endplease sign up.

It is the first book that I truly loved and had time to finish in grad school. Paperbackpages.

People have criticized him to me I guess he is politically uninvolvedand I hear that his work is way too trendy an intellectual commoditybut I loved this book. How did he come on the scene?

Indeed, it was often difficult to tease out the original philosophy from the explorations of others’.

But who is the protagonist of that history that is coming—or has come—to a close? Published October 23rd by Stanford University Press first published To ask other readers questions about The Openplease agzmben up.

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Sorry i’m not Haideggerean enough for you. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Some of the pieces are accessible without any background in Agamben’s thought, and none of them belabor his conceptual apparatus too much.


It was my first time reading him, and found his writing style to be very engaging. The first part seems to be a nexus of the liminal stages of Homo Sacer. Trivia About Means Without End Agamgen proposes, in his characteristically allusive and intriguing way, a politics of gesture-a politics of means without end.

In The Opencontemporary Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben considers the ways in which the “human” has been thought of as either a distinct and superior type of animal, or a kind of being that is essentially different from animal altogether.

The other essays are excellent as well – Agamben, or at least his English translators, are masters of a crystalline prose. Jan 07, Shima rated it really liked it Shelves: Sep 11, Shannon rated it it was amazing.

I really enjoyed this work by Agamben.

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Jeremy Campbell rated it really liked it Jun 05, Apr 19, cognisant added it. Paperback1st edition Theory Out of Bounds [20]pages. L’aperto doesn’t live up to the hype agsmben to its own stated goals imo.

Estoy tratando de cambiar eso. And how has he maintained his privileged place as the master of, or first among, the animals? Dec 31, Joel Call rated it it was amazing.