BooksPeopleBook ClubsReading RoomsTopicsYearISBNPublisher
Existential Utopia: New Perspectives on Utopian Thought

Existential Utopia: New Perspectives on Utopian Thought

Writing Stage
Published On
2011
ISBN
0826420729
ISBN13
9780826420725
Radical political thought of the 20th century was dominated by utopia, but the failure of communism in Eastern Europe and its disavowal in China has brought on the need for a new model of utopian thought. This book thus seeks to redefine the concept of utopia and bring it to bear on today's politic ...more

Featured paragraphs from this book

Share this book

About Author

Patrícia Vieira is Associate Professor of Spanish & Portuguese, Comparative Literature, and Film and Media Studies at Georgetown University and Associate Research Professor at the Center for Social Studies (CES) of the University of Coimbra. Her fields of expertise are Comparative Literature, Literature and Philosophy, Literary Theory, Utopian Studies and Environmental Studies....more