Radical intellectuals and the subversion of progressive politics : the betrayal of politics / edited by Gregory Smulewicz-Zucker and Michael J. Thompson.

Bibliographic Details
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Edition:First edition.
Series:Political philosophy and public purpose.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • The postmodern face of American exceptionalism / Shadia Drury
  • Postmodernism and the corruption of the critical intelligentsia / John Sanbonmatsu
  • Inventing the "political" : Arendt, anti-politics and the deliberative turn in contemporary political theory / Michael J. Thompson
  • Slavoj Zizek's Linksfaschismus / Alan Johnson
  • Illusory alternatives : neo-anarchism's disengaged and reactionary leftism / Gregory Smulewicz-Zucker
  • Skimming the surface : Stanley Fish and the politics of self-promotion / Russell Jacoby
  • Being post-modern while late modernity burned : on the apolitical nature of contemporary self-defined "radical" political theory / Joseph M. Schwartz
  • Habermas, critical theory and political economy / Tom Rockmore
  • The spectacle looks back into you : the situationists and the aporias of the left / John Clark
  • The power and the void : radical democracy, postmarxism and the Machiavellian moment / Warren Breckman
  • In defense of universalism / Alison Assiter.