Pour une critique de la catégorie de totalitarisme

Actuel Marx 35 (1):115-147 (2004)
  Copy   BIBTEX


The Case for a Critique of the Category of Totalitarianism. In this article Domenico Losurdo sketches a history of the category of totalitarianism, rehearsing the various shifts it has been subject to since the October revolution. While the roots of the notion are to be located both in the violence inflected by the colonial enterprise upon indigenous populations and the violence exercised at the very heart of the capitalist metropolis, upon the poor and the outcast, such violence did take on a number of unprecedented characteristics in the twentieth century phenomenon of total war. The imperatives of the cold war were subsequently to lead western liberals to the formulation of a strange indictment of the revolutionary



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 74,247

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

Realismo e nominalismo come categorie politiche.Domenico Losurdo - 1996 - Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 101 (2):211 - 223.
Bentham, de Putilité au totalitarisme.E. Griffin-Collart - 1982 - Revue¡ Internationale de Philosophie 36 (3):301-317.


Added to PP

58 (#201,708)

6 months
1 (#415,205)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Citations of this work

No citations found.

Add more citations

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references