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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 37 new and published books in the subject of Critical Theory — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Interdisciplinarity and Climate Change

    Transforming Knowledge and Practice for Our Global Future

    Edited by Roy Bhaskar, Cheryl Frank, Karl Georg Høyer, Petter Naess, Jenneth Parker

    Series: Ontological Explorations (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Interdisciplinarity and Climate Change is a major new book addressing one of the most challenging questions of our time. Its unique standpoint is based on the recognition that effective and coherent interdisciplinarity is necessary to deal with the issue of climate change, and the multitude of...

    Published January 24th 2010 by Routledge

  2. J. Popular Culture

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These four volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published February 27th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Rethinking Marxism

    From Kant and Hegel to Marx and Engels

    By Jolyon Agar

    Series: Critical Realism: Interventions (Routledge Critical Realism)

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 20th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Adorno and the Political

    By Espen Hammer

    Series: Thinking the Political

    Interest in Theodor W. Adorno continues to grow in the English-speaking world as the significance of his contribution to philosophy, social and cultural theory, as well as aesthetics is increasingly recognized. Espen Hammer’s lucid book is the first to properly analyze the political implications of...

    Published September 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  5. On the Political

    By Chantal Mouffe

    Series: Thinking in Action

    Since September 11th, we frequently hear that political differences should be put aside: the real struggle is between good and evil. What does this mean for political and social life? Is there a 'Third Way' beyond left and right, and if so, should we fear or welcome it?This thought-provoking book...

    Published April 14th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Emmanuel Levinas

    Edited by Claire Elise Katz

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    Emmanuel Levinas (1905-1995) was one of the foremost thinkers of the twentieth century. His work has influenced a wide range of intellectuals, from French thinkers such as Maurice Blanchot, Jacques Derrida, Luce Irigaray and Jean-Luc Marion, to American philosophers Stanley Cavell and Hillary...

    Published November 24th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Narrative Theory

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Mieke Bal

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    This set of volumes sketches the history, breadth, and applicability of narrative theory, thus demonstrating its value as an analytical instrument. The collection includes articles from the leading names of narrative theory, such as Roland Barthes, Mikhail Bakhtin, Tzvetan Todorov and...

    Published July 28th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Herbert Marcuse

    A Critical Reader

    Edited by John Abromeit, W. Mark Cobb

    The Legacy of Herbert Marcuse: A Critical Reader is a collection of brand new papers by seventeen Marcuse scholars, which provides a comprehensive reassessment of the relevance of Marcuse's critical theory at the beginning of the 21st century.Although best known for his reputation in critical...

    Published October 8th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Jacques Lacan

    Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

    Edited by Slavoj Zizek

    Series: Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

    Jacques Lacan (1901-1980) is undoubtedly the central figure of psychoanalysis in the second half of the 20th century. He not only revolutionized the psychoanalytic practice, but in his 'return to Freud', he also deployed a global reinterpretation of the entire structural linguistics and...

    Published December 4th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Subculture

    By Dick Hebdige

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

    Published October 16th 2002 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Jacques Derrida: Key Concepts
    Edited by Claire Colebrook
    To Be Published October 29th 2014
  2. Walter Benjamin’s Concept of the Image
    By Alison Ross
    To Be Published November 13th 2014
  3. Habermas
    By Kenneth Baynes
    To Be Published May 1st 2015
  4. On Obama
    By Paul Taylor
    To Be Published June 15th 2015

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