Lacan, Deleuze and World Politics: Rethinking the Ontology by Andreja Zevnik

By Andreja Zevnik

This booklet goals to re-think the way the topic is inscribed within the glossy political, and does so via exploring the potentiality of Lacano-Deleuzian theoretical framework. It matters a distinct ontology and a non-dualist realizing of political and felony lifestyles, by means of targeting questions akin to how to imagine replacement notions of political existence and what type of political, social and criminal order do those come to create.

This research into political visual appeal of matters via innovations of legislation, physique and existence is led and inspired by means of the concept of Gilles Deleuze and Jacques Lacan, in addition to Alain Badiou, Antonio Negri and Slavoj Žižek. The e-book takes on numerous conceptualisations of existence, explores the connection among legislations and existence and develops another suggestion of felony and political lifestyles specifically within the context of rights. at the again of Guantánamo’s felony and political discourses this paintings goals to teach why and the way the issues of worldwide politics or the constraints of (human) rights discourse require an engagement with questions reminiscent of what it skill to exist as a man or woman, what different types of existence are politically known, which aren't, and why this distinction.

By pointing to another ontology for pondering and knowing worldwide politics and demonstrating how a trans-disciplinary and philosophical ways can foster the debates in international politics, this e-book should be of curiosity to postgraduates and students engaged on severe normative rules in overseas politics, severe defense reviews and significant felony studies.

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