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In Critical conception in serious Times, 11 of the main distinctive severe theorists provide new views on contemporary crises and variations of the worldwide political and financial order. Essays from Jürgen Habermas, Seyla Benhabib, Cristina Lafont, Rainer Forst, Wendy Brown, Christoph Menke, Nancy Fraser, Rahel Jaeggi, Amy Allen, Penelope Deutscher, and Charles turbines tackle one of the most pressing and significant demanding situations of our instances, together with foreign human rights and democratic sovereignty, worldwide neoliberalism, new techniques to the critique of capitalism, serious theory’s Eurocentric historical past, and new instructions provided by way of serious race idea and postcolonial stories. sprucing the conceptual instruments of serious concept, the individuals to Critical conception in serious Times demonstrate new methods of increasing the varied traditions of the Frankfurt institution in line with the most pressing and critical demanding situations of our times.
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