The Ethics of Postcommunism: History and Social Praxis in Russia

Hardcover | May 15, 2009

bySergei Prozorov

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Prozorov offers a radical reinterpretation of contemporary Russian politics in terms of Agamben's philosophy. Reconstructing Agamben's conception of the end of history, that challenges the Hegelian thesis, Prozorov approaches post-communist Russia as a post-historical terrain, in which the teleological dimension of politics has been deactivated.

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Prozorov offers a radical reinterpretation of contemporary Russian politics in terms of Agamben's philosophy. Reconstructing Agamben's conception of the end of history, that challenges the Hegelian thesis, Prozorov approaches post-communist Russia as a post-historical terrain, in which the teleological dimension of politics has been de...

SERGEI PROZOROV is Collegium Research Fellow, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland.
Format:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.78 × 5.64 × 0.83 inPublished:May 15, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023022413X

ISBN - 13:9780230224131

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