Reclaiming the Enlightenment: Toward a Politics of Radical Engagement

Kobo ebook | October 6, 2004

byStephen Eric Bronner

not yet rated|write a review

This book tackles an obvious yet profound problem of modern political life: the disorientation of intellectuals and activists on the left. As the study of political history and theory has been usurped by cultural criticism, a confusion over the origins

Pricing and Purchase Info

$24.69 online
$31.99 list price (save 22%)
Available for download
Not available in stores

From the Publisher

This book tackles an obvious yet profound problem of modern political life: the disorientation of intellectuals and activists on the left. As the study of political history and theory has been usurped by cultural criticism, a confusion over the origins

Stephen Eric Bronner is Distinguished Professor of Political Science and director of civic diplomacy and human rights at the Institute for World Challenges, Rutgers University. He is the senior editor of Logos: A Journal of Modern Society and Culture and the author of many books, including Imagining the Possible: Radical Politics fo...

other books by Stephen Eric Bronner

Critical Theory: A Very Short Introduction
Critical Theory: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback|Mar 18 2011

$9.39 online$11.95list price(save 21%)
The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists
The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Kobo ebook|Jul 1 2014

$40.49 online$52.49list price(save 22%)
The Logos Reader: Rational Radicalism and the Future of Politics
The Logos Reader: Rational Radicalism and the Future of...

Kobo ebook|Jan 13 2005

$30.39 online$39.37list price(save 22%)
see all books by Stephen Eric Bronner
Format:Kobo ebookPublished:October 6, 2004Publisher:Columbia University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:023150098X

ISBN - 13:9780231500982

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Reclaiming the Enlightenment: Toward a Politics of Radical Engagement

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Interpreting the Enlightenment: Metaphysics, Tradition, and Politics
In Praise of Progress
Inventing Liberalism
The Great Divide: Enlightenment, Counter-Enlightenment, and the Public Sphere
Abolishing the Ghetto: Anti-Semitism, Racism, and the Other
The Illusory Dialectic: From Enlightenment to Totalitarianism
Experiencing Reality: The Culture Industry, Subjectivity, and Identity
Pathways to Freedom: Rights, Reciprocity, and the Cosmopolitan Sensibility
Renewing the Legacy: Renewing the Legacy

Editorial Reviews

Reclaiming the Enlightenment is a vigorous and thought-provoking book.