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By Phillippe Lacoue-Labarthe,Jean-Luc Nancy

This choice of essays provides, for the 1st time in English, a number of the key essays at the political by way of Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe and Jean-Luc Nancy. together with numerous unpublished essays, Retreating the Political bargains a few hugely unique views at the dating among philosophy and the political.
via modern readings of the political in Freud, Heidegger and Marx, the authors ask if we will be able to speak of an a priori hyperlink among the philosophical and the political; they examine the importance of the 'figure' - the man or woman as political topic - within the historical past of metaphysics; and so they inquire how we will be able to 're-treat' the political this day within the face of these who argue that philosophy is at an 'end'.

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