Multitude: War and Democracy in the Age of Empire

Multitude: War and Democracy in the Age of Empire

Michael Hardt


of their foreign bestseller Empire, Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri provided a grand unified imaginative and prescient of an international during which the outdated kinds of imperialism are not any longer powerful. yet what of Empire in an age of “American empire”? Has worry turn into our everlasting and democracy an very unlikely dream? Such pessimism is profoundly unsuitable, the authors argue. Empire, by way of interconnecting extra components of lifestyles, is absolutely developing the prospect for a brand new form of democracy, permitting various teams to shape a mess, with the facility to forge a democratic substitute to the current global order.Exhilarating in its optimism and intensity of perception, Multitude consolidates Hardt and Negri’s stature as of crucial political philosophers at paintings on the earth this present day.

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