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Author Klooger, Jeff

Title Castoriadis : psyche, society, autonomy / by Jeff Klooger ; foreword by Dick Howard
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 346 pages)
Series Social and critical theory, 1572-459X ; v. 6
Social and critical theory ; v. 6
Contents Self-creation and autonomy -- Creation, society and the imaginary -- Self and world -- The living body -- The human psyche -- The whole world and more : the meaning of the monadic psyche and its fate -- Magmas -- Determination and the logic of indeterminate being -- Indeterminacy and interpretation -- Autonomy and meaning
Summary This book is an introduction to the key ideas contained in Cornelius Castoriadisa (TM) radical new theory of society and history, as well as a critical exploration of the philosophical underpinnings and implications of his reflections on Being, society and the self
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Castoriadis, Cornelius, 1922-1997
Castoriadis, Cornelius, 1922-1997
Autonomy (Philosophy)
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- Modern.
Autonomy (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789047428732