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  1. 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 5th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Subculture

    By Dick Hebdige

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

    Published October 17th 2002 by Routledge

  3. J. Popular Culture

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    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 October 17th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Deconstruction

    Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Christopher Norris

    Series: New Accents

    Deconstruction: Theory and Practice has been acclaimed as by far the most readable, concise and authoritative guide to this topic. Without oversimplifying or glossing over the challenges, Norris makes deconstruction more accessible to the reader. The volume focuses on the works of Jacques Derrida...

    Published May 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  5. Towards a Critical Theory of Society

    Collected Papers of Herbert Marcuse, Volume 2

    By Herbert Marcuse

    Edited by Douglas Kellner

    Series: Herbert Marcuse: Collected Papers

    This second volume of Marcuse's collected papers includes unpublished manuscripts from the late 1960s and early 1970s, such as Beyond One-Dimensional Man, Cultural Revolution and The Historical Fate of Bourgeois Democracy, as well as a rich collection of letters. It shows Marcuse at his most...

    Published April 26th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Technology, War and Fascism

    Collected Papers of Herbert Marcuse, Volume 1

    By Herbert Marcuse

    Edited by Douglas Kellner

    Series: Herbert Marcuse: Collected Papers

    Herbert Marcuse is one of the most influential thinkers of our time. Born in Berlin, Marcuse studied philosophy with Husserl and Heidegger at the Universities of Freiburg and Berlin. Marcuse's critical social theory ingeniously fuses phenomenology, Freudian thought and Marxist theory; and provides...

    Published March 12th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Compromising Traditions

    The Personal Voice in Classical Scholarship

    Edited by Judith P. Hallett, Thomas Van Nortwick

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 5th 1996 by Routledge

  8. From Romanticism to Critical Theory

    The Philosophy of German Literary Theory

    By Andrew Bowie

    From Romanticism to Critical Theory explores the philosophical origins of literary theory via the tradition of German philosophy that began with the Romantic reaction to Kant. It traces the continuation of the Romantic tradition of Novalis, Friedrich Schlegel and Schleiermacher, in Heidegger's...

    Published November 14th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Eros and Civilization

    2nd Edition

    By Herbert Marcuse

    In this classic work, Herbert Marcuse takes as his starting point Freud's statement that civilization is based on the permanent subjugation of the human instincts, his reconstruction of the prehistory of mankind - to an interpretation of the basic trends of western civilization, stressing the...

    Published October 8th 1987 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Habermas
    By Kenneth Baynes
    To Be Published August 20th 2015
  2. The Politics of Nothing: On Sovereignty
    Edited by Clare Monagle, Dimitris Vardoulakis
    To Be Published November 5th 2015
  3. On Obama
    By Paul C. Taylor
    To Be Published November 11th 2015
  4. Georges Bataille: Key Concepts
    Edited by Mark Hewson, Marcus Coelen
    To Be Published December 1st 2015
  5. Philosophy of Media: A Short History of Ideas and Innovations from Socrates to Social Media
    By Robert Hassan, Thomas Sutherland
    To Be Published April 1st 2016

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