The Relevance of Franz L. Neumann’s Critical Theory in 2017: "Anxiety and Politics" in the New Age of Authoritarian Capitalism

Fuchs, Christian (2017) The Relevance of Franz L. Neumann’s Critical Theory in 2017: "Anxiety and Politics" in the New Age of Authoritarian Capitalism. tripleC, 15 (2). pp. 637-650. ISSN 1726-670X

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Abstract

This articles discusses and contextualises tripleC’s republication of Franz L. Neumann’s essay Anxiety and Politics. It provides some background information on Neumann’s life and works. The essay ascertains that in the age of new nationalisms, rising right-wing authoritarianism and authoritarian capitalism, Franz L Neumann’s works can help us to critically understand contemporary society.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Franz L. Neumann; critical theory; authoritarian capitalism; right-wing authoritarianism; political theory; political economy; political psychology; psychoanalysis; ideology critique;
Subjects: University of Westminster > Media, Arts and Design
SWORD Depositor: repository@westminster.ac.uk
Depositing User: repository@westminster.ac.uk
Date Deposited: 05 Jul 2017 14:09
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2017 14:09
URI: http://westminsterresearch.wmin.ac.uk/id/eprint/19256

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