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Logics of failed revolt

French theory after May "68

by Starr, Peter.

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Critical theory.,
  • Philosophy, French -- 20th century.,
  • France -- Politics and government -- 1958-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. (245)-260) and index.

    StatementPeter Starr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2421
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,268p. ;
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22335281M
    ISBN 100804724458, 0804724466

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    Holdings Library Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library Call Number BB48 Location Wells Library - Research Coll. - Stacks Floor 4th Floor, East Tower. Bibliographic Data: Halberstam, Queer Art of Hill, NC: Duke University Press, Main Argument: "This is a book about alternative ways of knowing and being that are not unduly optimistic, but nor are they mired in nihilistic critical dead ends. It is a book about failing well, failing often, and learning, in the words of Samuel Beckett, how to fail better. .


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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Logics of Failed Revolt: French Theory After May?8 by Peter Starr () Hardcover – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions1/5(1).

Using the events of May '68 as a historical touchstone, this book examines the political ramifications of the literary, philosophical, and psychoanalytic work known as French theory.

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Yeselson described this structure of feeling as “a logic of failed revolt,” borrowing from the title of a study of French philosophy after May “The logics of failed revolt kind of wear you down, so you try to come up with a social theory and social practice that can reconcile you to the possibility of change, but that doesn’t.

His earlier Logics of Failed Revolt: French Theory After May ’68 (Stanford University Press, ) examines the cultural effect of the supposed failure of the revolutionary moment of May in France, when a series of student strikes briefly threatened to. His book Logics of Failed Revolt: French Theory After May '68 (Stanford University Press, ) studies the strategically central role played by a constellation of commonplace "explanations" for the necessary failure of revolutionary action within French theoretical discourse of the late s and early s.

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Such a ‘psycho-political’ approach to the question of revolt further orients Lardreau’s answer to a related question, the question of the actor or agent of revolt, the question that might be posed, again in neo-Nietzschean terms, as ‘the one who revolts’, the one who wills revolt rather than reaction or stability.

Compared with more. Kristeva theorises ‘revolt’ as a mode of displacement that is as psychological as it is materialist, which embraces dynamics that are ‘more complex’ but ‘less immediately transgressive’ than outright revolution or contestation.

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Like communism, neoliberalism is the God that failed. But the zombie doctrine staggers on, and one of the reasons is its anonymity. Or rather, a cluster of anonymities.