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Rethinking the Public Sphere: A Contribution to the Critique of Actually Existing Democracy
Today in the U.S. we hear a great deal of ballyhoo about "the triumph of liberal democracy" and even "the end of history." Yet there is still a great deal to object to in our own "actually existing
Justice Interruptus: Critical Reflections on the "Postsocialist" Condition
Refuting the argument to choose between "the politics of recognition" and the "politics of redistribution," Justice Interruptus integrates the best aspects of both.
Social justice in the age of identity politics: redistribution, recognition, participation
Today, claims for social justice seem to divide into two types: claims for the redistribution of resources and claims for the recognition of cultural difference. Increasingly, these two kind of
Scales of Justice: Reimagining Political Space in a Globalizing World
Acknowledgments1. Introduction: Scales of Justice, the Balance, and the Map2. Reframing Justice in a Globalizing World3. Two Dogmas of Egalitarianism4. Abnormal Justice5. Transnationalizing the
Unruly Practices: Power, Discourse and Gender in Contemporary Social Theory
Acknowledgements. Introduction. Part I: Powers, Norms, and Vocabularies of Contestation:. 1. Foucault on Modern Power:. Empirical Insights and Normative Confusions. 2. Michael Foucault: A a Young
Rethinking the Public Sphere: A Contribution to the Critique of Actually Existing Democracy
Today in the U.S. we hear a great deal of ballyhoo about "the triumph of liberal democracy" and even "the end of history." Yet there is still a great deal to object to in our own "actually existing
Fortunes of Feminism: From State-Managed Capitalism to Neoliberal Crisis
Nancy Fraser's powerful new book documents the "movements of feminism" and the shifts in the feminist imaginary since the 1970s. Fraser follows the history of feminism from the ferment of the New
A Genealogy of Dependency: Tracing a Keyword of the U.S. Welfare State
D EPENDENCY HAS BECOME a keyword of U.S. politics. Politicians of diverse views regularly criticize what they term welfare dependency. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas spoke for many
Re-framing justice in a globalizing world
Globalization is changing the way we argue about justice. Not so long ago, in the heyday of social democracy, disputes about justice presumed what I shall call a “Keynesian-Westphalian frame”.
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