First published in , Althusser, The Detour of Theory was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date. Drawing on a wide range of hitherto. First published in , “Althusser, The Detour of Theory” was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date. Drawing on a wide range of hitherto. Althusser: The Detour of Theory (review). Tom Lewis. Minnesota Review, Number 34/35, Spring/Fall (New Series), pp. (Review). Published by.
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Matthijs Krul rated it really liked it Feb 22, Other editions – View all Althusser: A consistent feature of EUiott’s contextuaUzation of Althusser’s work concerns the imperative to understand “that Althusser intervened on some of the questions raised by in the light, and under the influence of, the debates and divisions of ” In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Drawing on a wide range of hitherto untranslated material, it examined the political and intellectual contexts of Althusser s return to Marx in the mids; analysed the novel character of the Marxism developed in his major works; charted their auth First published inAlthusser, The Detour of Theory was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date.
Again, in the end, Althusser’s overall project was a failure, but like Rawls, one can’t write a paper on Marxism or in Rawls’s case Liberalismwithout having to cite the territory erroneously covered by either thinker. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
Althusser characterized his own marxist project in the ’60s as a contribution to a leftward process of de-Stalinization exactly opposed to Kruschev’s rightward process of deStalinization.
Althusser: The Detour of Theory
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Skja76 marked it as to-read Sep 21, An independent translator and writer, his books include Perry Anderson: Luke Ferretter – – Routledge. Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart. The understanding of Althusserianism that arises in the course of Elliott’s argument is one that simultaneously and ambivalently finds little to uphold in Althusser’s work as lasting contributions to marxism, a good deal to admire in subsequent work by researchers influenced by Althusser across a broad range of disciplines, and a few—if largely negative—lessons to apply to revolutionary socialism today.
Elle rated it really liked it Apr 08, Sign in to use this feature. Objectively, this work stands at one and the same time as Maoist-influenced, anti-Kruschev DoctorM marked it as to-read Oct 25, This article has no slthusser abstract. Over and over in Wartime Fussell stresses how frequently things went wrong during the Second World War, to the extent that it became virtually one long confirmation of Murphy’s Law, that if something can go wrong, it will.
He ends with a brief mention of the successful destruction in the summer of of a Sidewinder missile by an American KC plane equipped with a laser system. Ben Yap rated it really liked it Apr 04, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Want to Read saving….
First published inAlthusser, The Detour of Theory was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date. Deconstruction, Postmodernism and Philosophy of Science: Sign in Create an account. This difference between “resurrecting” and “exhuming” Althusserian theory can be appreciated in that the question to which ElUott’s book symptomatically provides one answer goes something like this: Brill- Political Science – pages.
No eBook available Amazon. Arun Menon added it Jun 23, Quinn rated it liked it Feb 04, The Merciless Laboratory of History London and New York: Essays on Discourse and Ths. There can be no wonder that confusion has reigned over the political interpretation of Althusser’s early theoretical work.