Power after Hegemony

  title={Power after Hegemony},
  author={Scott Lash},
  journal={Theory, Culture \& Society},
  pages={55 - 78}
  • S. Lash
  • Published 2007
  • Sociology
  • Theory, Culture & Society
The treatment in what follows of the politics of hegemony is not per se one of Gramsci, or Laclau or of Stuart Hall's earlier work. At stake is something that encompasses a more general regime of power that will be developed throughout the length of this: what might be called 'extensive politics'. What I will try to show is that such extensive power or such an extensive politics is being progressively displaced by a politics of intensity. I will trace the shift from hegemony or extensive… Expand
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