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Product Description: Giorgio Agamben's Homo Sacer was one of the seminal works of political philosophy in recent decades. It was also the beginning of a series of interconnected investigations of staggering ambition and scope, investigating the deepest foundations of Western politics and thought...read more

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9780804792349 | Stanford Univ Pr, March 16, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Giorgio Agamben's Homo Sacer was one of the seminal works of political philosophy in recent decades.

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Product Description: Giorgio Agamben's Homo Sacer was one of the seminal works of political philosophy in recent decades. It was also the beginning of a series of interconnected investigations of staggering ambition and scope, investigating the deepest foundations of Western politics and thought...read more

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9780804798402 | Stanford Univ Pr, March 16, 2016, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Giorgio Agamben's Homo Sacer was one of the seminal works of political philosophy in recent decades.

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Product Description: We can no longer speak of a state of war in any traditional sense, yet there is currently no viable theory to account for the manifold internal conflicts, or civil wars, that increasingly afflict the world's populations. Meant as a first step toward such a theory, Giorgio Agamben's latest book looks at how civil war was conceived of at two crucial moments in the history of Western thought: in ancient Athens (from which the political concept of stasis emerges) and later, in the work of Thomas Hobbes...read more

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9781474401531 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Giorgio Agamben investigates the ongoing warfare that European state power has been waging against its most malignant enemy: civil war itself.

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9780804797313 | Stanford Univ Pr, September 9, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: We can no longer speak of a state of war in any traditional sense, yet there is currently no viable theory to account for the manifold internal conflicts, or civil wars, that increasingly afflict the world's populations.
9781474403078 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this inaugural volume of the Edinburgh Encounters in Law and Philosophy series, Giorgio Agamben focuses upon the on-going warfare European state power has waged against its most malignant enemy: civil war itself.

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Product Description: We can no longer speak of a state of war in any traditional sense, yet there is currently no viable theory to account for the manifold internal conflicts, or civil wars, that increasingly afflict the world's populations. Meant as a first step toward such a theory, Giorgio Agamben's latest book looks at how civil war was conceived of at two crucial moments in the history of Western thought: in ancient Athens (from which the political concept of stasis emerges) and later, in the work of Thomas Hobbes...read more

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9780804796057 | Stanford Univ Pr, September 9, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: We can no longer speak of a state of war in any traditional sense, yet there is currently no viable theory to account for the manifold internal conflicts, or civil wars, that increasingly afflict the world's populations.

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Product Description: The Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben has always been an original reader of texts, understanding their many rich historical, aesthetic, and political meanings and effects. In Profanations, Agamben has assembled for the first time some of his most pivotal essays on photography, the novel, and film...read more

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9781890951825 | Zone Books, November 30, 2007, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben has always been an original reader of texts, understanding their many rich historical, aesthetic, and political meanings and effects.

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9781890951832 | Reprint edition (Zone Books, February 6, 2015), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben has always been an original reader of texts, understanding their many rich historical, aesthetic, and political meanings and effects.

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Product Description: English summary: The essence of Western politics lies in the distinction between mere life, meaning the natural existence of man, and his legal and political existence. Since in order to define itself, legal and political life must produce natural life and exclude it as an exception of itself...read more

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9783161531958 | Mohr Siebrek Ek, June 1, 2014, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: English summary: The essence of Western politics lies in the distinction between mere life, meaning the natural existence of man, and his legal and political existence.

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Product Description: What is a rule, if it appears to become confused with life? And what is a human life, if, in every one of its gestures, of its words, and of its silences, it cannot be distinguished from the rule? It is to these questions that Agamben's new book turns by means of an impassioned reading of the fascinating and massive phenomenon of Western monasticism from Pachomius to St...read more

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9780804784054 | Stanford Univ Pr, May 1, 2013, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: What is a rule, if it appears to become confused with life?

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9780804784061 | Stanford Univ Pr, May 1, 2013, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: What is a rule, if it appears to become confused with life?

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Product Description: "Is it meaningful to call oneself a democrat? And if so, how do you interpret the word?"In responding to this question, eight iconoclastic thinkers prove the rich potential of democracy, along with its critical weaknesses, and reconceive the practice to accommodate new political and cultural realities...read more

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9780231152983 | Columbia Univ Pr, January 1, 2011, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: "Is it meaningful to call oneself a democrat?

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9780231527088 | Columbia Univ Pr, January 1, 2011, cover price $17.98

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Product Description: "Is it meaningful to call oneself a democrat? And if so, how do you interpret the word?"In responding to this question, eight iconoclastic thinkers prove the rich potential of democracy, along with its critical weaknesses, and reconceive the practice to accommodate new political and cultural realities...read more

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9780231152990 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 12, 2012, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: "Is it meaningful to call oneself a democrat?

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Product Description: Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben is the rare writer whose ideas and works have a broad appeal across many fields, and his devoted fans are not just philosophers, but readers of political and legal theory, sociology, and literary criticism as well...read more

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9780857420244 | Italian edition edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, June 15, 2012), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben is the rare writer whose ideas and works have a broad appeal across many fields, and his devoted fans are not just philosophers, but readers of political and legal theory, sociology, and literary criticism as well.

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Product Description: Why has power in the West assumed the form of an "economy," that is, of a government of men and things? If power is essentially government, why does it need glory, that is, the ceremonial and liturgical apparatus that has always accompanied it? In the early centuries of the Church, in order to reconcile monotheism with God's threefold nature, the doctrine of Trinity was introduced in the guise of an economy of divine life...read more

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9780804760164 | Stanford Univ Pr, September 13, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Why has power in the West assumed the form of an "economy," that is, of a government of men and things?

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Product Description: Why has power in the West assumed the form of an "economy," that is, of a government of men and things? If power is essentially government, why does it need glory, that is, the ceremonial and liturgical apparatus that has always accompanied it?In the early centuries of the Church, in order to reconcile monotheism with God's threefold nature, the doctrine of Trinity was introduced in the guise of an economy of divine life...read more

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9780804760157 | Stanford Univ Pr, September 13, 2011, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Why has power in the West assumed the form of an "economy," that is, of a government of men and things?

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9789871556304 | Adriana Hidalgo Editora S.A., June 30, 2011, cover price $33.95

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9789871556557 | Adriana Hidalgo Editora S.A., June 30, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: All our books are brand new.

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9789871556175, titled "Signatura Rerum: Sobre El M‚todo" | Adriana Hidalgo Editora S.A., June 30, 2011, cover price $34.95

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9789871156979, titled "El Reino Y La Gloria: Una Genealog¡a Teol¢gica De La Econom¡a Y Del Govierno" | Adriana Hidalgo Editora S.A., June 30, 2011, cover price $63.95

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Product Description: In 2006, Italian photographer Armin Linke was given a commission by the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities, and proposed a photographic mapping of all the institutions now housed in various historical buildings in Rome. The result is a portrait of the Italian State through rarely seen interiors...read more
By Giorgio Agamben, Lionel Bovier (editor) and Armin Linke (photographer)

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9783037640807 | Bilingual edition (Distributed Art Pub Inc, January 31, 2011), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In 2006, Italian photographer Armin Linke was given a commission by the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities, and proposed a photographic mapping of all the institutions now housed in various historical buildings in Rome.

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Product Description: Nonfiction. Art. Criticism and Theory. Following the words of Giorgio Agamben (from his 2001 article "On Security and Terror"), security has become the basic principle of international politics after 9/11, and the "sole criterion of political legitimation...read more

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9781570272059 | Autonomedia, November 1, 2009, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Nonfiction.

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Product Description: Con la publicación de El Reino y la Gloria Giorgio Agamben añade un nuevo capítulo a su investigación sobre la genealogía del poder emprendida ya hace una década con Homo Sacer y enriquece con singulares hallazgos una obra que ocupa ya, sin lugar a dudas, una posición de privilegio en la filosofía política actual...read more

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9788481919325 | Pre Textos Ed, January 1, 2009, cover price $56.95 | About this edition: Con la publicación de El Reino y la Gloria Giorgio Agamben añade un nuevo capítulo a su investigación sobre la genealogía del poder emprendida ya hace una década con Homo Sacer y enriquece con singulares hallazgos una obra que ocupa ya, sin lugar a dudas, una posición de privilegio en la filosofía política actual.

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Product Description: La question de la methode est ici abordee a partir d'une reflexion sur trois concepts: le paradigme, la signature, l'archeologie. L'analyse du paradigme permet de dessiner les lignes essentielles d'un chapitre qui fait defaut dans l'histoire de la logique occidentale - la theorie de l'exemple et de l'analogie...read more

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9782711619894 | Librairie Philosophique J Vrin, May 20, 2008, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: La question de la methode est ici abordee a partir d'une reflexion sur trois concepts: le paradigme, la signature, l'archeologie.

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Product Description: Cy Twombly: New Sculptures 1998–2005 Primarily known for his paintings and drawings, Cy Twombly has been creating sculpture during his entire career. His characteristic use of poetic and mythic elements is also evident in this field...read more

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9783829602457 | Schirmer/Mosel Verlag Gmbh, September 30, 2006, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Cy Twombly: New Sculptures 1998–2005 Primarily known for his paintings and drawings, Cy Twombly has been creating sculpture during his entire career.

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Product Description: A formidable and influential work, Language and Death sheds a highly original light on issues central to Continental philosophy, literary theory, deconstruction, hermeneutics, and speech-act theory. Focusing especially on the incompatible philosophical systems of Hegel and Heidegger within the space of negativity, Giorgio Agamben offers a rigorous reading of numerous philosophical and poetic works to examine how these issues have been traditionally explored...read more

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9780816619368 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, September 1, 1991, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A formidable and influential work, Language and Death sheds a highly original light on issues central to Continental philosophy, literary theory, deconstruction, hermeneutics, and speech-act theory.

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9780816649235 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, September 10, 2006, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A formidable and influential work, Language and Death sheds a highly original light on issues central to Continental philosophy, literary theory, deconstruction, hermeneutics, and speech-act theory.
9780816619375 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, August 1, 1991, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A formidable and influential work, Language and Death sheds a highly original light on issues central to Continental philosophy, literary theory, deconstruction, hermeneutics, and speech-act theory.

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9789871156504 | Reprint edition (Adriana Hidalgo Editora S.A., August 30, 2006), cover price $34.95

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9782743615192, titled "L'ouvert De l'homme Et De l'animal" | Editions Payot & Rivages, June 30, 2006, cover price $23.95

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