Non-Representational Theory: Space, Politics, Affect
Routledge, 25 mar. 2008 - 336 pagini
This astonishing book presents a distinctive approach to the politics of everyday life. Ranging across a variety of spaces in which politics and the political unfold, it questions what is meant by perception, representation and practice, with the aim of valuing the fugitive practices that exist on the margins of the known. It revolves around three key functions. It:
A groundbreaking and comprehensive introduction to this key topic, Thrift’s outstanding work brings together further writings from a body of work that has come to be known as non-representational theory. This noteworthy book makes a significant contribution to the literature in this area and is essential reading for researchers and postgraduates in the fields of social theory, sociology, geography, anthropology and cultural studies.
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For example, as practiceslose their place in a historical form of life, they mayleave abandoned wreckage behind themwhich canthen take onnew life,generating newhybrids orsimply leavings which still have resonance.
For example, think of all the terms that imply nearness in the philosophical tradition: presentat hand, flesh, thrownness. In part, this terminological profusion arises from the idea that closenesstothe bodyis the main geometer ofthe ...
For example, who can truly say that theyfully understand the forces we tag as 'affect'? The fact that we(itselfa difficult category) must live surrounded byan ocean ofhybridswhose nature we do notknow orat best imperfectly understand ...
59 So, for example, when Wheeler (2006) pointstoa world perfusedwithsigns, privileges emergence, and underlines the importanceof responsiveness, I take this stance to be notjustan outline of the lineaments of a new kind ofpolitical ...
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