A Leftist Ontology: Beyond Relativism and Identity Politics by Carsten Strathausen,William E. Connolly

By Carsten Strathausen,William E. Connolly

wealthy with analyses of ideas from deconstruction, platforms concept, and submit- Marxism, with reviews of fundamentalist concept and the battle on terror, this quantity argues for constructing a philosophy of being on the way to triumph over the drawback of postmodern relativism. Undergirding the contributions are the premises that ontology is an important suggestion for philosophy this day, that an appropriate leftist ontology needs to stay away from the type of id politics that has ruled contemporary cultural experiences, and new ontology has to be positioned inside international capitalism.

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