By Gianni Vattimo,Michael Marder
While different nationalisms appear to have tailored to twenty-first century realities and transferring notions of country and kingdom, Zionism has principally remained tethered to a 19th century mentality, together with the glorification of the nation because the merely technique of expressing the spirit of the folks. those essays, contributed by means of eminent overseas thinkers together with Slavoj Zizek, Luce Irigaray, Judith Butler, Gianni Vattimo, Walter Mignolo, Marc Ellis, and others, deconstruct the political-metaphysical myths which are the framework for the lifestyles of Israel.Collectively, they provide a multifaceted critique of the metaphysical, theological, and onto-political grounds of the Zionist venture and the commercial, geopolitical, and cultural results of those foundations.
A major contribution to the debates surrounding the kingdom of Israel this present day, this groundbreaking paintings will attract someone drawn to political idea, philosophy, Jewish concept, and the center East conflict.
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Deconstructing Zionism: A Critique of Political Metaphysics (Political Theory and Contemporary Philosophy) by Gianni Vattimo,Michael Marder