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Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri offered a grand unified imaginative and prescient of an international within which the outdated kinds of imperialism aren't any longer potent. 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 wrong, the authors argue. Empire, through interconnecting extra components of existence, is admittedly developing the chance for a brand new form of democracy, permitting varied teams to shape a large number, with the facility to forge a democratic replacement to the current global order.Exhilarating in its optimism and intensity of perception, Multitude consolidates Hardt and Negri’s stature as of an important political philosophers at paintings on the earth at the present time.

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