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The Resource The Political Thought of Václav Havel : Philosophical Influences and Contemporary Applications

The Political Thought of Václav Havel : Philosophical Influences and Contemporary Applications

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The Political Thought of Václav Havel : Philosophical Influences and Contemporary Applications
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The Political Thought of Václav Havel
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Philosophical Influences and Contemporary Applications
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Central European Value Studies
The Political Thought of Václav Havel : Philosophical Influences and Contemporary Applications
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The Political Thought of Václav Havel : Philosophical Influences and Contemporary Applications
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The Political Thought of Václav Havel: Philosophical Influences and Contemporary Applications -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Havel, a Philosopher? -- Havel, a Liberal? -- 1 Themes in Havel's Thought -- The Concept of Being -- The Political Focus of Havel -- The Critique of Technology -- Living in Truth -- The Political Significance of Art -- 2 The Influence of Jan Patočka -- Patočka, Havel and Arendt -- Patočka, Havel and History -- Patočka, Plato & Havel -- Patočka's Critique of Ideology and the Influence of that Critique on Havel -- Conclusion -- 3 Further Patočkean Ideas in Havel's Thought -- Asubjective Phenomenology -- Patočka and Language -- Patočka's Thoughts on Plato and Logos -- Havel's Appropriation of the Greek Element of Patočka's Thought -- Conclusion -- 4 Living in Truth as an Existential Concept -- The Existential Nature of a Life in Truth -- Comparison of Havel's Thoughts on Language to "Bad Faith" -- Facticity and Responsibility in "Audience" -- Conclusion -- 5 Havel's Concern for Meaningful Political Discourse -- Havel's Writings and Thoughts Regarding Language -- The Garden Party -- The Memorandum -- The Increased Difficulty of Concentration -- Language and Discourse in "Letters to Olga" & "Open Letters" -- Charter 77 and Meaningful Political Discourse -- Conclusion -- 6 Václav Havel's Political thought as a Liberal Philosophy -- Havel's Liberalism -- Is Havel a Perfectionist? -- Havel's Brand of Liberalism -- Sources of Havel's Liberalism -- Conclusion -- 7 Havel's Liberal Agonism -- What is Liberal Agonism? -- Liberal Agonism Further Explored -- Havel's Responsibility and the Liberal Conception of the Self -- Havel's Post-Nationalism -- Conclusion -- Conclusion: Havel and the Neoliberal State -- Bibliography -- Index
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