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Enrichment: A critique of commodities
This book offers a major new account of modern capitalism and of the ways in which value and wealth are created today. Boltanski and Esquerre argue... Les mer
The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States sent shockwaves across the globe. How was such an outcome even possible? In two... Les mer
Habermas and the Media
Jurgen Habermas is arguably the most influential social theorist and philosopher of the twentieth century, and his imprint on media and communication... Les mer
What Happened in the Twentieth Century? Towards a Critique of Extremist Reason
When we look back from the vantage point of the 21st century and ask ourselves what the previous century was all about, what do we see? Our first... Les mer
Another Science Is Possible
Like fast food, fast science is quickly prepared, not particularly good, and it clogs up the system. Efforts to tackle our most pressing issues have... Les mer
The Aesthetic Imperative
In this wide-ranging book, renowned philosopher and cultural theorist Peter Sloterdijk examines art in all its rich and varied forms: from music to... Les mer
We are living in an open sea, caught up in a continuous wave, with no fixed point and no instrument to measure distance and the direction of travel.... Les mer
Plato’s Republic
Plato's Republic is one of the most well-known and widely discussed texts in the history of philosophy, but how might we get to the heart of this... Les mer
The Lure of Technocracy
Over the past 25 years, Jurgen Habermas has presented what is arguably the most coherent and wide-ranging defence of the project of European... Les mer
Stress and Freedom
In this short book Peter Sloterdijk offers a genealogy of the concept of freedom from Ancient Greece to the present day. This genealogy is part of a... Les mer
Of God and Man
In this engaging dialogue, Zygmunt Bauman, sociologist and philosopher, and Stanislaw Obirek, theologian and cultural historian, explore the place of... Les mer
The Crisis of the European Union
In the midst of the current crisis that is threatening to derail the historical project of European unification, Jurgen Habermas has been one of the... Les mer
This is not a Diary
This is not a diary: while these observations were recorded in autumn 2010 and spring 2011 in the form of dated entries, they are not a personal... Les mer
A compelling work of autobiographical fiction, Helene Cixous's Hemlock weaves tragedy and comedy in its exploration of various human attachments:... Les mer
The Sacrament of Language
Oaths play an essential part in the political and religious history of the West as a 'sacrament of power'. Yet despite numerous studies by... Les mer
Derrida, an Egyptian
Offers a series of recontextualizations of Jacques Derrida's work by exploring the connections between Derrida and 7 major thinkers, including Hegel,... Les mer
Living on borrowed time
The global financial crisis has shattered the illusion that all was well with capitalism and forced us to confront the great challenges we face today... Les mer
The Art of Shrinking Heads
After the hell of the Nazis and the terror of Communism, it is possible that a new catastrophe has appeared on the horizon: this time it is... Les mer
Consuming Life
With the advent of liquid modernity, the society of producers is transformed into a society of consumers. In this new consumer society, individuals... Les mer
Liquid Times
The passage from 'solid' to 'liquid' modernity has created a new and unprecedented setting for individual life pursuits, confronting... Les mer
The Century
Everywhere, the twentieth century has been judged and condemned: the century of totalitarian terror, of utopian and criminal ideologies, of empty... Les mer
Film and Cinema Spectatorship
  Omtale av Film and Cinema Spectatorship Film and Cinema Spectatorship provides a clear and wide--ranging introduction to different... Les mer
On the Pragmatics of Communication
This volume brings together Habermasa s key writings on language and communication. Including some classic texts as well as new material which is... Les mer
This work takes a look at the tensions between ideas of community and individuality, and security and freedom. It offers a reappraisal of the concept... Les mer