Italian Reactionary Thought and Critical Theory

An Inquiry into Savage Modernities

  • Authors
  • Andrea Righi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Andrea Righi
    Pages 1-38
  3. Andrea Righi
    Pages 39-78
  4. Andrea Righi
    Pages 155-192
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 193-223

About this book


Contemporary critical theory has customarily been dominated by French and German thought. However, a new wave of Italian thinkers has broken ground for new theoretical inquiries. This book seeks to explain and defend the new wave of Italian critical though, providing context and substance behind the praxis of this emerging school.


Fascism Psychoanalysis Savage Ontology Archaic Modernity Origin Italian Literature Vitalism Primitivism Primitive Accumulation Sexual difference Incommensurability Biopolitics Feminism critical theory fascism feminism revolution

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