By Timothy S. Murphy
This number of essays is the 1st of its type in English at the paintings of Antonio Negri, the Italian thinker and political theorist.The impressive good fortune of Empire, Negri’s collaboration with Michael Hardt, has introduced Negri's writing to a brand new, wider viewers. a considerable physique of his writing is now to be had to an English-speaking readership.Outstanding participants – together with Michael Hardt, Sergio Bologna, Kathi Weeks and Nick Dyer-Witheford – demonstrate the diversity and complexity of Negri's concept and discover its targeted relevance to trendy politics.Negri is likely one of the so much refined analysts of recent political philosophy. Philosophers and critics alike locate his paintings either tough and exhilarating, attractive because it does with Marx, Spinoza, Deleuze, Guattari, Tronti and others. This e-book is perfect for readers who are looking to become familiar with Negri's key subject matters, specifically his theories on labour, capital, energy, the country and revolution. It makes an exceptional creation to his paintings for college kids of political philosophy, in addition to offering a complete severe strategy for Negri fans.