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The Resource State of exception : cultural responses to the rhetoric of fear, edited by Elena Bellina, Paola Bonfazio

State of exception : cultural responses to the rhetoric of fear, edited by Elena Bellina, Paola Bonfazio

Label
State of exception : cultural responses to the rhetoric of fear
Title
State of exception
Title remainder
cultural responses to the rhetoric of fear
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elena Bellina, Paola Bonfazio
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a globalized world exposed to ever more dramatic dangers, the established legal order enters into crisis and the rhetoric of fear is deployed in order to legitimate states of exception. Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben has widely elaborated on the historical effects of the juridical concept of the state of exception, recalling the definition formulated by German legal theorist Carl Schmitt. The state of exception presents itself as an inherently elusive phenomenon, a juridical no-man's ..
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
306.20945
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • JN5451
  • DG442
LC item number
  • .S69 2006
  • .S73 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bellina, Elena
  • Bonfazio, Paola
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political culture
  • War and emergency powers
  • State of siege
  • Fear
  • Arts, Italian
  • Arts, Italian
  • Political science & theory
  • Cultural studies
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Arts, Italian
  • Arts, Italian
  • Fear
  • Political culture
  • War and emergency powers
  • Italy
  • Ausnahmezustand
  • Furcht
  • Literatur
  • Italien
  • Film
Label
State of exception : cultural responses to the rhetoric of fear, edited by Elena Bellina, Paola Bonfazio
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. State of exception : theory and practice -- pt. 2. State of exception : from history to literature -- pt. 3. State of exception : fiction film and documentary
Control code
666949706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 125 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443807470
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443807470
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666949706
Label
State of exception : cultural responses to the rhetoric of fear, edited by Elena Bellina, Paola Bonfazio
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. State of exception : theory and practice -- pt. 2. State of exception : from history to literature -- pt. 3. State of exception : fiction film and documentary
Control code
666949706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 125 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443807470
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443807470
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666949706

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