Conversations with Žižek

Slavoj Žižek, Glyn Daly

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Abstract

In this new book, Slavoj Žižek and Glyn Daly engage in a series of entertaining conversations which illustrate the originality of Žižek’s thinking on psychoanalysis, philosophy, multiculturalism, popular/cyber culture, totalitarianism, ethics and politics.

.An excellent introduction to one of the most engaging and controversial cultural theorists writing today.
.Žižek is a Slovenian sociologist who trained as a Lacanian and uses Lacan to analyse popular culture and politics.
.Illustrates the originality of Žižek’s thinking on psychoanalysis, philosophy, multi-culturalism, popular/cyber culture, totalitarianism, ethics and politics.
.Provides a unique glimpse of Žižek’s humour and character and offers new material and fresh perspectives which will be of interest to followers of Žižek’s writings.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPolity Press
Number of pages184
ISBN (Electronic)9780745657233
ISBN (Print)9780745628974
Publication statusPublished - 28 Nov 2003

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