3 edition of The politics of possibility found in the catalog.
The politics of possibility
Includes bibliographical references (p.203-214) and index.
|LC Classifications||JQ5898.A1 J64 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||223 p. :|
|Number of Pages||223|
|LC Control Number||2009512089|
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Now, three years later, Break Through delivers on the authors' promise to articulate a new politics for a new century, one focused on aspirations, not complaints, human possibility, not limits. If environmentalists and progressives are to seize the moment offered by the collapse of the Bush presidency, they must break from the politics of /5(). Exploring the Politics of Possibility [Book review] beyond their influential book, Democracy and Disagreement. intent on giving reason and reciprocity a more prominent place in politics.
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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Amoore, Louise. The politics of possibility: risk and security beyond probability / Louise Amoore. pages cm Includes bibliographical references and index. 5 Johnson The Politics of Possibility I. In this paper I address a problem of political theory that, while not new, has been brought home with special urgency by recent events.
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“Drifting in and out of physical matter, The Political Possibility of Sound is an in-depth adventure into hearing, listening and cross-referencing the politics of sound and also its making. This is a very slow read in a fast world – it is like a rare intellectual dream world of expanded possibilities of the audio thinking space.
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Equal parts critical ethnography, aphoristic reflection, political philosophy, essayistic autobiography, and experimental documentary, the project examines.