"Labour" against "politics": conceptual approaches by H. Arendt and P. Virno

Authors: Maksimov M.A. Published: 04.03.2015
Published in issue: #2(28)/2015  
DOI: 10.18698/2306-8477-2015-2-222  
Category: The Humanities in Technical University | Chapter: Philosophy Science  
Keywords: politics, labour, action, rationalization, multitude, overall intelligence

The article provides a review of modern scientific approaches to analyzing contraposition of "labour" and "politics". It reveals certain distinctive features of modern political activity. The author gives special attention to "multitude " as a new political subject, its development and prospects in modern world. The author challenges his readers inviting them to explore possible ways of modern political system transformation.

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