Violence: Thinking Without Banisters

3,6 valoración promedio
( 5 valoraciones por GoodReads )
 
9780745670645: Violence: Thinking Without Banisters
Review:

"A valuable book not only because it recognises the impossibility of timeless criteria for thinking about violence and the naivety of an appeal to absolute non-violence, but also because it raises questions about the nature of political responsibility." Review 31 "A major contribution to the seemingly intractable question of violence and nonviolence by one of the greatest philosophers of our time. I cannot recommend it highly enough." Simon Critchley "No one can converse with thinkers of the past or present like Richard J. Bernstein does. In the brilliant and timely hermeneutic exercise of this book, he provides us with new ways to understand the phenomenon of violence and its dialectical relation to public power and freedom." Rainer Forst, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

From the Publisher:

We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can't escape representations of actual or fictional violence - another murder, another killing spree in a high school or movie theatre, another action movie filled with images of violence. Our age could well be called "The Age of Violence" because representations of real or imagined violence, sometimes fused together, are pervasive. But what do we mean by violence? What can violence achieve? Are there limits to violence and, if so, what are they? In this new book Richard Bernstein seeks to answer these questions by examining the work of five figures who have thought deeply about violence - Carl Schmitt, Walter Benjamin, Hannah Arendt, Frantz Fanon, and Jan Assmann. He shows that we have much to learn from their work about the meaning of violence in our times. Through the critical examination of their writings he also brings out the limits of violence. There are compelling reasons to commit ourselves to non-violence, and yet at the same time we have to acknowledge that there are exceptional circumstances in which violence can be justified. Bernstein argues that there can be no general criteria for determining when violence is justified. The only plausible way of dealing with this issue is to cultivate publics in which there is free and open discussion and in which individuals are committed to listen to one other: when public debate withers, there is nothing to prevent the triumph of murderous violence.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Bernstein, Richard J.
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Book Storm
(HOUSTON, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Brand New books on affordable price.Shipping method: Standard & Expedite, Standard takes 7-8 and Expedited takes 4-6 working days. Due to the constantly changing USPS regulations regarding shipments to APO/FPO addresses we are not currently shipping. Nº de ref. de la librería 0745670644-P07

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,86
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Bernstein, Richard J.
Editorial: Polity Press, United Kingdom (2013)
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Paperback Primera edición Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Polity Press, United Kingdom, 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 1. Auflage. 230 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can t escape representations of actual or fictional violence - another murder, another killing spree in a high school or movie theatre, another action movie filled with images of violence. Our age could well be called The Age of Violence because representations of real or imagined violence, sometimes fused together, are pervasive. But what do we mean by violence? What can violence achieve? Are there limits to violence and, if so, what are they? In this new book Richard Bernstein seeks to answer these questions by examining the work of five figures who have thought deeply about violence - Carl Schmitt, Walter Benjamin, Hannah Arendt, Frantz Fanon, and Jan Assmann. He shows that we have much to learn from their work about the meaning of violence in our times. Through the critical examination of their writings he also brings out the limits of violence. There are compelling reasons to commit ourselves to non-violence, and yet at the same time we have to acknowledge that there are exceptional circumstances in which violence can be justified. Bernstein argues that there can be no general criteria for determining when violence is justified. The only plausible way of dealing with this issue is to cultivate publics in which there is free and open discussion and in which individuals are committed to listen to one other: when public debate withers, there is nothing to prevent the triumph of murderous violence. Nº de ref. de la librería AAH9780745670645

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,87
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Bernstein, Richard J.
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 18838340-n

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,71
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,47
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Bernstein, Richard J.
Editorial: Polity Press, United Kingdom (2013)
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Polity Press, United Kingdom, 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 230 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can t escape representations of actual or fictional violence - another murder, another killing spree in a high school or movie theatre, another action movie filled with images of violence. Our age could well be called The Age of Violence because representations of real or imagined violence, sometimes fused together, are pervasive. But what do we mean by violence? What can violence achieve? Are there limits to violence and, if so, what are they? In this new book Richard Bernstein seeks to answer these questions by examining the work of five figures who have thought deeply about violence - Carl Schmitt, Walter Benjamin, Hannah Arendt, Frantz Fanon, and Jan Assmann. He shows that we have much to learn from their work about the meaning of violence in our times. Through the critical examination of their writings he also brings out the limits of violence. There are compelling reasons to commit ourselves to non-violence, and yet at the same time we have to acknowledge that there are exceptional circumstances in which violence can be justified. Bernstein argues that there can be no general criteria for determining when violence is justified. The only plausible way of dealing with this issue is to cultivate publics in which there is free and open discussion and in which individuals are committed to listen to one other: when public debate withers, there is nothing to prevent the triumph of murderous violence. Nº de ref. de la librería AAH9780745670645

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 19,25
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Bernstein, Richard J.
Editorial: John Wiley and Sons
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción John Wiley and Sons. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0745670644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,17
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,27
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Bernstein, Richard J.
Editorial: Polity (2013)
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Polity, 2013. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can't escape representations of actual or fictional violence - another murder, another killing spree in a high school or movie theatre, another action movie filled with images of violence. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE_book_new_0745670644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,52
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Bernstein, Richard J.
Editorial: Polity Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Tapa blanda Primera edición Cantidad: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Polity Press, 2013. Estado de conservación: New. We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can t escape representations of actual or fictional violence - another murder, another killing spree in a high school or movie theatre, another action movie filled with images of violence. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 372. . 2013. 1st Edition. Paperback. . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9780745670645

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 25,04
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Bernstein, Richard J.
Editorial: Polity Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Polity Press, 2013. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería FW-9780745670645

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,93
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,42
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Bernstein, Richard J.
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Paperback Primera edición Cantidad: 1
Librería
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 1st. 149mm x 225mm x 18mm. Paperback. We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can t escape representations of actual or fic.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 208 pages. 0.370. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780745670645

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,66
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Bernstein, Richard J.
Editorial: Polity Press
ISBN 10: 0745670644 ISBN 13: 9780745670645
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Polity Press. Estado de conservación: New. We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can t escape representations of actual or fictional violence - another murder, another killing spree in a high school or movie theatre, another action movie filled with images of violence. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 372. . 2013. 1st Edition. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. de la librería V9780745670645

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 27,20
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda