Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2018

248 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526105080

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Law and violence

Christoph Menke in dialogue

First Edition

Christoph Menke

Published by Manchester University Press

Critical Powers MUP Series

  • Presents an essay by Christoph Menke, a star of contemporary German philosophy known in the Anglophone world for his work on aesthetics, legal philosophy and political philosophy
  • Explores the 'paradox of law' as a violent intervention against violence, using examples from classical and modern dramas
  • Features responses from an international group of distinguished scholars, including Alessandro Ferrara and Andreas Fischer-Lescano

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