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Balibar, Étienne 1942-

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Most widely held works by Étienne Balibar
Reading Capital by Louis Althusser( Book )

54 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two essays, one by Althusser, the other by Balibar which were presented as papers at a seminar on Marx's "Capital" at the Ecole Normale Supérieure in 1965, and included al
Race, nation, class : ambiguous identities by Étienne Balibar( Book )

43 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A signal work in contemporary race theory and the study of nationalism, Race, Nation, Class brings the conditions of presentday racism into focus. Situating racial and ethnic relations within the social structures maintained by nationalist ideologies, class interests, and veiled conflicts, Balibar and Wallerstein illustrate racism's particularity as both symptom and tool in capitalism's latest stage of development. Packed with clear-sighted historical analysis and productive debates, this book marks a major shift in Western Marxism towards a deeper understanding of social strife
Spinoza and politics by Étienne Balibar( Book )

57 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ouvrage se propose d'introduire à la philosophie de Spinoza - conçue comme une ontologie et une éthique de la communication - à partir du rapport intrinsèque qu'elle entretient avec la politique. Après une mise en situation de Spinoza dans les conflits de son temps et de son pays, qui éclaire les multiples dimensions de son projet intellectuel, les trois grandes œuvres (Traité théologico-politique, Traité politique, Éthique) sont successivement discutées. Une attention particulière est apportée aux thèmes de la démocratie, de la religion, de l'institution et du rapport entre la raison et l'imagination, qui font l'actualité du spinozisme. L'ouvrage s'adresse à la fois à un public d'étudiants, d'enseignants et d'intellectuels pluridisciplinaires
We, the people of Europe? : reflections on transnational citizenship by Étienne Balibar( Book )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etienne Balibar expands on themes raised in his previous works to offer an analysis of "transnational citizenship" from the perspective of contemporary Europe. He moves from state theory and European racism towards imagining a more democratic and less state-centered European citizenship
On the dictatorship of the proletariat by Étienne Balibar( Book )

22 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1976 as Sur la dictature du proletariat
Race, nation, classe : les identités ambiguës by Étienne Balibar( Book )

33 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pourquoi, tant d'années après la défaite du nazisme et la décolonisation, le racisme est-il en progression dans le monde? Ce livre est aussi un dialogue entre deux auteurs, un historien et un philosophe, un Américain et un Français
Masses, classes, ideas : studies on politics and philosophy before and after Marx by Étienne Balibar( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Politics and the other scene by Étienne Balibar( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this work, Balibar explores the theme of universalism and difference, and addresses questions such as "European racism", the notion of the border, whether a European citizenship is possible or desirable, violence and politics, identity and emancipation
Les frontières de la démocratie by Étienne Balibar( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in French and German and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinq études du matérialisme historique by Étienne Balibar( Book )

29 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizenship by Étienne Balibar( Book )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The question of what it means to be a citizen has, from the dawn of Western politics, been anything but clear and straightforword, and in modern societies it has become even more enigmatic and contested. Inseparable from democracy, and the demoands for equality and liberty from which democracy draws its origins, citizenship is constantly being redefined within the unresolved contradiction between universal principles and the discriminatory mechanisms that regulate membership of a political community. Not everyone is a citizen, even within one nation-state. The dynamics of inclusion and exclusion continue to generate dramatic asymmetries and create openings and closures, especially today in a time of particular fragility and when national sovereignty is in flux. Balibar does not shy away from the antimonies of citizenship, but he knows that to renounce citizenship would be to abandon the chance to create new modes of collective autonomy, in short, to democratize democracy. -- Publisher's description
Droit de cité by Étienne Balibar( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De la "désobéissance civique" à la "Constitution européenne", de la "préférence nationale" à la possibilité d'une "culture mondiale", ce livre traite des questions vives de la citoyenneté
Identity and difference : John Locke and the invention of consciousness by Étienne Balibar( Book )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Locke's foundational place in the history of British empiricism and liberal political thought is well established. So, in what sense can Locke be considered a modern European philosopher? Identity and Difference argues for reassessing this canonical figure. Closely examining the "treatise on identity" added to the second edition of An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Étienne Balibar demonstrates Locke's role in the formation of two concepts central to the metaphysics of the subject--consciousness and the self--and the complex philosophical, legal, moral and political nature of his terms. With an accompanying essay by Stella Sandford, situating Balibar's reading of Locke in the history of the reception of the Essay and within Balibar's other writings on "the subject," Identity and Difference rethinks a crucial moment in the history of Western philosophy
The borders of justice by Étienne Balibar( Book )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political theology and early modernity by Étienne Balibar( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern destinations. Political theology and liberal culture: Strauss, Schmitt, Spinoza, and Arendt / Victoria Kahn ; The tragicity of the political: a note on Carlo Galli's Reading of Carl Schmitt's Hamlet or Hecuba / Adam Sitze ; Hamlet: representation and the concrete / Carlo Galli ; Blumenberg and Schmitt on the rhetoric of political theology / Graham Hammill ; Political theologies of the corpus mysticum: Schmitt, Kantorowicz and de Lubac / Jennifer Rust ; Dead neighbor archives: Jews, Muslims, and the enemy's two bodies / Kathleen Biddick ; Novus Ordo Saeclorum: Hannah Arendt on revolutionary spirit / Paul A. Kottman ; Force and justice: Auerbach's Pascal / Jane O. Newman -- Scenes of early modernity. The instance of the sovereign in the unconscious: the primal scenes of political theology / Jacques Lezra ; Pauline edifications: staging the sovereign softscape in Renaissance England / Julia Reinhard Lupton ; Striking the French match: Jean Bodin, Queen Elizabeth, and the occultation of sovereign marriage / Drew Daniel ; The death of Christ in and as secular law / Gregory Kneidel ; Samson uncircumcised / Jonathan Goldberg ; Postscript: The idea of a "New Enlightenment" [Nouvelles Lumières] and the contradictions of universalism / Étienne Balibar
Depositions : Althusser, Balibar, Macherey, and the labor of reading( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains essays by Etienne Balibar and Pierre Macherey. It includes articles that place their work and Althusser's in the context of its critical effects on the problematics of cultural criticism and the affirmative deconstruction of concepts such as "class", "nation" and "race."
Equaliberty : political essays by Étienne Balibar( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The proposition of equaliberty -- The reversal of possessive individualism -- New reflections on equaliberty : two lessons -- What is political philosophy? notes for a topography -- Communism and citizenship : on Nicos Poulantzas -- Hannah Arendt, the right to have rights, and civil disobedience -- Populism and politics : the return of the contract -- What are the excluded excluded from? -- Dissonances within laïcité : the new "headscarf affair" -- Secularism and universality : the liberal paradox -- Uprisings in the banlieues -- Toward co-citizenship
Violence and civility : on the limits of political philosophy by Étienne Balibar( Book )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, Étienne Balibar confronts the indsidious causes of violence, racism, nationalism, and ethnic cleansing worldwide, as well as mass poverty and dispossession. Through the pathbreaking thought of Derrida, he builds a topography of cruelty converted into extremism by ideology, juxtaposing its subjective forms (identity delusions, the desire for extermination, and the pursuit of vengeance) and its objective manifestations (capitalist exploitation and institutional disregard for life). Engaging with Marx, Hegel, Hobbes, Clausewitz, Schmitt, and Luxemburg, Balibar introduces a new, productive understanding of politics as antiviolence and a fresh approach to achieving and sustaining civility. Rooted in the principles of transformation and empowerment, this theory brings hope to a world increasingly divided. - from back cover
Citizen subject : foundations for philosophical anthropology by Étienne Balibar( Book )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book constitutes the summation of Étienne Balibar's career-long project to think the necessary and necessarily antagonistic relation between the categories of citizen and subject
Violence, civilité, révolution : autour d'Étienne Balibar : [colloque international tenu en 2014 à Istanbul] by Étienne Balibar( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Balbier, E. 1942-

Balibar, E.

Balibar, É. 1942-

Balibar, É. (Étienne), 1942-

Balibar, Étienne

Balibar, Etienne 1942-

Balibar, Étienne R. 1942-

Balibar, Étienne René Jean

Balibar, Étienne René Jean 1942-

Balimpar, Etien 1942-

Étienne Balibar filòsof francès

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Mpalimpar, Etien 1942-

Ετιέν Μπαλιμπάρ

Μπαλιμάρ, Eτιέν.

Μπαλιμπάρ, Ετιέν 1942-

Балибар, Этьен 1942-

Этьен Балибар

إتيان باليبار، 1942-

باليبار، إيتين، 1942-

발리바, E. 1942-

발리바르, 에띠엔 1942-

발리바르, 에티엔 1942-

발리바르, 에티엔느 1942-

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バリバ-ル, エティエンヌ 1942-

バリバール, E

バリバール, エチエンヌ

バリバール, エティエンヌ


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Race, nation, class : ambiguous identitiesSpinoza and politicsWe, the people of Europe? : reflections on transnational citizenshipOn the dictatorship of the proletariatMasses, classes, ideas : studies on politics and philosophy before and after MarxPolitics and the other sceneThe borders of justiceDepositions : Althusser, Balibar, Macherey, and the labor of reading