The Politics of Affective Societies

An Interdisciplinary Essay

Many claim that political deliberation has become exceedingly affective and hence destabilizing. While the authors of this book agree that significant changes are happening, they remain skeptical that contemporary democratic theory offers the adequate tools to sufficiently understand these shifts. They propose to reframe the debate by deploying the analytic framework of affective societies – claiming that in all aspects of the social, affect and emotion are present. What changes over time and place are modes and calibrations of affective and emotional registers. In this line of thinking, this book offers a now outline of the political.

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2019-09-27, ca. 200 pages
ISBN: 978-3-8376-4762-4

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Book title
The Politics of Affective Societies An Interdisciplinary Essay
Publisher
transcript Verlag
Pages
ca. 200
Features
kart., Klebebindung, 25 SW-Abbildungen
ISBN
978-3-8376-4762-4
Commodity Group
1510
BIC-Code
JFC JHMC
BISAC-Code
SOC022000 SOC002010
THEMA-Code
JBCC JHMC
Release date
2019-09-27
Edition
1
Topics
Kultur, Politik
Readership
Anthropology, Sociology, Theatre Studies, Philosophy, Literary Studies, Film Studies, Political Science
Keywords/Tags
Politics, Affect, Emotion, Culture, Cultural Theory, Ethnology, Cultural Anthropology, Cultural Studies

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