The Universal Exception
The Universal Exception is the second volume of the selected writings of Slavoj i ek-one of the most provocative and inspiring writers on culture at work today.Bringing together a broad selection of i ek's major writings on politics, The Universal Exception showcases Zizek's formidable range of interests and his style. The book includes his interventions on such world political events as the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 and the American-led invasion of Iraq, his celebration of the revolutionary potential of Stalinism, and his critique of Third Way politics.Together with Interrogating the Real, the first volume of i ek's selected writings, this collection offers a superb introduction to the work of this prolific, controversial and vastly entertaining cultural commentator.
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Slavoj Ziieks third way
Section H Really existing socialism
Really existing capitalism
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Alain Badiou American antagonism appearance capitalist civil claim Class Consciousness class struggle Communist conﬂict course critique crucial cultural deﬁned deﬁnition democracy democratic dialectical difﬁcult discourse effectively ethical Etienne Balibar Existing Socialism fact fantasy fascism fetish ﬁeld ﬁgure ﬁlm ﬁnd ﬁrst Frankfurt School Fredric Jameson function fundamental fundamentalist G. W. F. Hegel global capitalism Havel Hegel Hegelian History and Class human rights identiﬁcation identity ideological inﬁnite inherent Iraq Jacques Lacan Jacques-Alain Miller jouissance kind Lacanian leftist Lenin liberal liberal democracy logic Lukacs Marx Marxist meaning Nazism negation notion objective obscene ofﬁcial opposed opposition paradox particular Party political position postmodern precisely proletariat radical Real reality reﬂection régime revolution revolutionary rules scientiﬁc sexual simply Slavoj Ziiek socialist society solidarity Soviet speciﬁc Stalinism Stalinist stance superego symbolic things tion today’s totalitarian trans true truth ultimate universal utopian violence Western Ziiek