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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 32 new and published books in the subject of Critical Theory — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Gramsci, Materialism, and Philosophy

    By Esteve Morera

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Western critical theory, Marxism included, has largely been based on a view of historical materialism that Gramsci, among others, developed in his prison notebooks. For many, Gramsci’s philosophical reflections in prison offered a new foundation for the philosophy of the future. His...

    Published April 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. A Critical Realist Perspective of Education

    By Brad Shipway

    Series: New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)

    This book clearly and comprehensively explores the capability of critical realism to throw new light on educational theory. It firstly investigates the convergence and divergence between two forms of critical realism, which have not previously been cross-examined. This task allows the book to...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Heidegger and the Romantics

    The Literary Invention of Meaning

    By Pol Vandevelde

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Philosophy

    While there are many books on the romantics, and many books on Heidegger, there has been no book exploring the connection between the two. Pol Vandevelde’s new study forges this important link. Vandevelde begins by analyzing two models that have addressed the interaction between literature and...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Unusable Past

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Sport and Art

    An Essay in the Hermeneutics of Sport

    By Andrew Edgar

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    Sport and Art explores relationship of sport to art. It does not argue that sport is one of the arts, but rather that sport and art hold common ground. Both are ways in which humans confront philosophical challenges, though they do this through very different media. While art deploys sensual...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Return Of Reader

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Rewriting English

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Re-Reading English

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of Nothing

    On Sovereignty

    Edited by Clare Monagle, Dimitris Vardoulakis

    This book questions what sovereignty looks like when it is de-ontologised; when the nothingness at the heart of claims to sovereignty is unmasked and laid bare. Drawing on critical thinkers in political theology, such as Schmitt, Agamben, Nancy, Blanchot, Paulhan, The Politics of Nothing asks what...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Textual Poachers

    Television Fans and Participatory Culture, 2nd Edition

    By Henry Jenkins

    The twentieth anniversary edition of Henry Jenkins’s Textual Poachers brings this now-canonical text to a new generation of students interested in the intersections of fandom, participatory culture, popular consumption and media theory. Supplementing the original, classic text is an interview...

    Published November 6th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Herbert Marcuse: A Critical Reader
    Edited by John Abromeit, W. Mark Cobb
    To Be Published May 20th 2014
  2. On Obama
    By Paul Taylor
    To Be Published June 4th 2014
  3. Authenticity as an Ethical Ideal
    By Somogy Varga
    To Be Published July 10th 2014
  4. Walter Benjamin’s Concept of the Image
    By Alison Ross
    To Be Published November 30th 2014

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