On Ideology. 27 Etienne Balibar. Spinoza and Politics. 28 Jean Baudrillard. The Perfect Crime. 29 Roy Bhaskar. A Realist Theory of Sconco. BALIBAR. BALIBAR. In this revised and augmented English translation of his classic, Spinoza et la Politique, Etienne Balibar presents a synoptic account of Spinoza’s major. Spinoza and Politics has 73 ratings and 4 reviews. Spoust1 said: I had only read bits of Spinoza’s Ethics when I read this book, and the bits I had read.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. One of these items ships sooner than the other. Balibar carefully situates Spinoza’s major treatises in the period in which they were written. Comments on the Society of the Spectacle Guy Debord. With Hobbes and Locke, Spinoza is arguably one of the most important political philosophers of the modern era, a premier theoretician of democracy and mass politics.

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The notion of the power of God as a power separate from that of nature is a result of the imagination which bslibar defined as an inadequate knowledge of natural relationships and is the natural result of our desire for salvation and the impossibility of immediate knowledge of real causality pg.

Return baljbar Book Page. The Anr of Yoga. In conclusion, for Balibar: After the death of his teacher Louis Althusser, Balibar quickly became the leading exponent of French Marxist philosophy. It is worth taking a look at – a brief, exciting introduction to a classic thinker, and some new approaches to arguments we sadly still encounter today.

How do individuals enter into composition with one another in order to form a higher individual, ad infinitum? Philosophy, Theology, and Politics: Want to Read saving…. This is a conclusion of the utmost theoretical consequence for it undercuts much of what is balibr assumed about the nature of goverment, and it has bearing upon the very roots of epistemology and perception.

Seth rated it liked it Jul 07, Society is supposed to stand above special interests as a kind of universal and indifferent moral arbiter. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Society is not a limitation of an imagined absolute right. Spinoza and Politics Volume 27 of Radical thinkers. Spiritisabone It Is rated it really liked it Oct 26, Mogens Balibzr – – In Yitzhak Y.


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We, therefore, create an imaginary ally for ourselves by imagining God as a power separate from the power of nature. Spinoza’s thought, as interpreted by Balibar, challenges nearly all of these ideas.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The key notion at this juncture is that of the striving for self-preservation, of the conatus of both individual and State, which is intimately connected in Spinoza to the extremely provocative thesis of the identity of right and power though, as ever we should understand this as potentiapower to, and not potestaspower over. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

In this revised and augmented English translation of his classic, Spinoza et la Politique, Etienne Balibar presents a synoptic account of Spinoza’s major works, admirably demonstrating relevance to his contemporary political life.

Here I provide a copy of the excellent diagram he includes to help the reader follow his explication. In other words, what happens to the plane of immanence when it is fully socialized?