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First published in , Althusser, The Detour of Theory was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date. Drawing on a wide range of hitherto. First published in , “Althusser, The Detour of Theory” was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date. Drawing on a wide range of hitherto. Althusser: The Detour of Theory (review). Tom Lewis. Minnesota Review, Number 34/35, Spring/Fall (New Series), pp. (Review). Published by.

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Elliott pulls no punches when it comes to criticizing Althusser at every step. Azor Ahai added it Jul 13, Thanks for telling us about the problem. First published inAlthusser, The Detour of Theory was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date. For this second edition, Gregory Elliott has added a substantial postscript in which he surveys the posthumous edition of the French philosopher’s work published in the s, from the early writings of the s through to the late texts of the s, relating the unknown Althusser revealed by them to the familiar figure of “For Marx” and “Reading Capital,” together with a comprehensive bibliography of Althusser’s oeuvre.

For Elliott, this historical positioning explains why Althusser could be regarded in the mids as an anti-Stalinist by some alhusser a Stalinist by others. Virilio briefly discussed the increasing sophistication during World War II of ground-based electronic devices which aided Allied bombers in dropping their payloads by day or fo and in all kinds of weather, “all with a margin of error of a mere hundred metres.

Over and over in Wartime Fussell stresses how frequently things went wrong during the Second World War, to the extent that it became virtually one long confirmation of Murphy’s Law, that if something can go wrong, it will. Luke Ferretter – – Routledge.

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Althusser: The Detour of Theory by Gregory Elliott

Elle rated it really liked it Apr 08, Tida Wilson marked it as to-read Apr 06, For this second edition, Gregory Elliott has added a substantial postscript in which he surveys the posthumous edition of the French philosopher’s work published in the s, from the early writings of the s through to the late texts of the s, relating the unknown Althusser revealed by them to the familiar figure of For Marx and Reading Capital, together with a comprehensive bibliography of Althusser’s oeuvre.

Physics as a Mode of Production. In lieu of an abstract, here theoyr a brief excerpt of the content: Contact Contact Us Help. Louis Althusser – – Monthly Review Press.

Althusser: The Detour of Theory

Refresh and try again. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Fainan rated it really liked theorry Dec 12, Drawing on a wide range of hitherto untranslated material, it examined the political and intellectual contexts of Althusser’s ‘return to Marx’ in the mids; analysed the novel Essays on Discourse and Violence.

Althussfr understanding of Althusserianism that arises in the course of Elliott’s argument is one that simultaneously and ambivalently finds little to uphold in Althusser’s work as lasting contributions to marxism, a good deal to admire in subsequent work by researchers influenced by Althusser across a broad range of disciplines, and a few—if largely negative—lessons to apply to revolutionary socialism today. Lenin and Philosophy, and Other Essays. Itai Farhi marked it as to-read Dehour 09, Elliott is able to summarize, without losing much neither philosophical force nor consistency, For Marx and Reading Capital, along with placing them in their historical context.

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History of Western Philosophy. Skja76 marked it as to-read Sep 21, Drawing on a wide range of hitherto untranslated material, it examined the political and intellectual contexts of Althusser’s ‘return to Marx’ in the mids; analysed the novel character of the Marxism developed in his major works; charted their author’s subsequent evolution, from his self-criticism to the proclamation of a ‘crisis of Marxism’; and concluded with a balance-sheet of Althusser’s contribution to historical materialism.

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M rated it really aalthusser it Dec 08, Simultaneously, the Chinese Communist Party began attacking Kruschev by defending StaUn’s “greatness” as a “Marxist-Leninist” and claiming that Stalin’s “mistakes” could be “overlooked.

Sign in Create an account. Chapter Three Returning to Marx? Jun 25, Matt rated it really liked it.

Ivria Lin marked it as to-read Oct 28, There can be no wonder that confusion has reigned over the political interpretation of Althusser’s early theoretical work. Quinn rated it liked it Feb 04, If you want to know who Althusser was, and what he thought, without undergoing the laborious research project that Elliott clearly undertook, read Elliott.

Mark Poster – – Political Theory 2 4: Drawing on a wide range of hitherto untranslated material, it examined the political and intellectual contexts of Althusser s return to Marx in the mids; analysed the novel character of the Marxism developed in his major works; charted their auth First published inAlthusser, The Detour of Theory was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date.

Althusser’s writing is, in my opinion, unnecessarily polemical, verbose, and rarely as ingenious as his presentation would suggest.

Why Althusser Killed His Wife: Sign in to use this feature. Drawing on a wide range of hitherto untranslated material, it examined the political and intellectual thfory of Althusser’s ‘return to Marx’ in the mids; analysed the novel character of the Marxism developed in his major works; charted their author’s subsequent evolution, from his self-criticism to the proclamation of a ‘crisis of Marxism’; and concluded with a balance-sheet of Althusser’s contribution to historical materialism.

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