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Democracy and the political unconscious, Noëlle McAfee

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Democracy and the political unconscious
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Democracy and the political unconscious
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Noëlle McAfee
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Language
eng
Summary
Political philosopher Noelle McAfee proposes a powerful new political theory for our post-9/11 world, in which an old pathology-the repetition compulsion-has manifested itself in a seemingly endless war on terror. McAfee argues that the quintessentially human desire to participate in a world with others is the key to understanding the public sphere and to creating a more democratic society, a world that all members can have a hand in shaping. But when some are effectively denied this participation, whether through trauma or terror, instead of democratic politics, there arises a politic
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New directions in critical theory
Democracy and the political unconscious, Noëlle McAfee
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Democracy and the political unconscious, Noëlle McAfee
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/mcaf13880
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file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-225) and index
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
The political unconscious -- Modernity's traumas -- Targeting the public sphere -- The repetition compulsion or the endless war on terror -- Recovering community -- Deliberative democracy -- Feminist theory, politics, and freedom -- Public knowledge -- Three models of democratic deliberation -- The limits of deliberation, democratic myths, new frontiers -- Media and the public sphere -- Epilogue
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1 online resource (viii, 239 pages).
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one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231511124
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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