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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He ends with a brief mention of the successful destruction in the summer of of a Sidewinder missile by an American KC plane equipped with a laser system. The bibliographies alone are worth the price of admission, and make an invaluable reference for anyone interested in Althusser, his circle, French Marxism, etc. Nonetheless, Althusser bent-the-stick too far away from Humanism, and in the end, gave Marxist humanist even more confidence in their antithetical project Goshgarian Garaudy Hegel Hegelian historical materialism human humanist intellectuals international Communist movement John Lewis Khrushchev knowledge labour Lacan Lenin Louis Althusser Macciocchi Maoist Marx and Engels Marx and Reading Marx’s Marxism-Leninism Marxist philosophy Marxist theory materialist mode of production object organisation orthodoxy Paris PCF’s philosophiques et politiques position problem problematic productive forces proletariat psychoanalysis Published Ranciere Reading Capital reality relations of production Reply to John Reprinted reproduction revolutionary Sartre scientific social formation socialist society Soviet Spinoza Stalin Stalinist strategy structure superstructure tcrits theoretical practice theory of theoretical thesis transformation transition Translated USSR writings young Marx.


Deconstruction, Postmodernism and Philosophy of Science: Mehdi added it Apr 30, 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 First published in”Althusser, The Detour of Theory” was widely received as the fullest account of its subject to date.

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The book is also famous, of course, for its thorough bibliographies: Detur, why Althusser wanted to purge Hegel fetour all things Marxism. Other editions – View all Althusser: This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. 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.

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The only redeeming work from Althusser was his essay on Ideology, which still is as forceful today as it was then. Historical Materialism 1 – 10 of books.

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Rory rated it really liked it Nov 12, Then the book’s final words: The Detour of Theory, by Gregory Elliott. A Reconstruction of Historical. 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 Th together with a comprehensive bibliography of Althusser’s oeuvre.

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