Masses, classes, ideas: studies on politics and philosophy before and after Marx

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Routledge, Feb 10, 1994 - Philosophy - 250 pages
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This book gathers together for the first time in English nine of Balibar's most influential essays written over the past decade. Together, they offer a provocative contribution to the project of renewing democratic theory.

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The Fear of the Masses
German Nation
The Vacillation of Ideology in Marxism

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Etienne Balibar is a French Marxist philosopher and the most celebrated student of Louis Althusser. He is also one of the leading exponents of French Marxist philosophy and the author of Spinoza and Politics, The Philosophy of Marx and co-author of Race, Nation and Class and Reading Capital.

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