Althusser

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Louis Althusser And The Traditions Of French Marxism
... Louis Althusser and the Traditions of French Marxism is a 2005 book by William S ... the "Structural Marxism" of Louis Althusser, which was popular in the 1960s and 1970s ... His approach places Althusser's thought within the context of the history of the French Communist Party and the history of French intellectual Marxism ...
Freudo-Marxism - Lacan and Marxism - Althusser
... Louis Althusser is widely known as a theorist of ideology, and his best-known essay is Ideology and Ideological State Apparatuses Notes Toward an ... These structures, for Althusser, are both agents of repression and inevitable - it is impossible to escape ideology to not be subjected to it ...
Interpellation (philosophy)
... with the work of the philosopher Louis Althusser ... Althusser used the term interpellation (see Louis Althusser, Essays on Ideology (Verson 1970), p.11) to describe the process by which ideology, embodied in major social and ... Althusser thus goes against the classical definition of the subject as cause and substance emphasising instead how the situation always precedes the (individual or ...
Sylvain Lazarus - Bibliography
... Author (French) ‘Althusser, la politique et l’histoire’ ... Lazarus (ed.) Politique et philosophie dans l’oeuvre de Louis Althusser ... Editions) (1998) (French) Politique et philosophie dans l'oeuvre de Louis Althusser – Pratiques théoriques éditeur Presses Universitaires France (1993) Conference Director Chercher ailleurs ...
Structural Marxism - Criticism
... flawed on three main points I will argue that the whole of Althusser's theory is made up of the following elements 1 ... ambiguous in Marx himself (or in Engels) and which remain, after Althusser's explanation, exactly as vague and ambiguous as they were before 3 ... Kolakowski further argued that, despite Althusser's claims of scientific rigor, structural Marxism was unfalsifiable and thus unscientific, and was best understood as a quasi-religious ideology ...