From Cosmopolitism to National-Popular Culture Gramscian Attempt at Overcoming Provincialism


Abstract
Circulation of ideas among philosophers is the core of Philosophy itself. The lack of this circulation can lead to obscurantism and cultural provincialism. The latter, for instance, afflicted Italy during the first half of the 20th century because of the close-minded neo-idealism of Croce and the mutual indifference of science and philosophy. Antonio Gramsci tried to overcome the problem of provincialism. In this essay, I explain how he attempted to overcome it. I focus on his conceptual categories like heg emony, organic intellectual, national-popular and so on
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 39,545
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Whiteness as Wise Provincialism: Royce and the Rehabilitation of a Racial Category.Shannon Sullivan - 2008 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 44 (2):pp. 236-262.
The Structure of Provincial Thought Half Essay, Half Thesis.Leszek Nowak - 2012 - Poznan Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities 100 (1):51-66.
The Intellectual Superpower an Attempt at a Correction of Nowak's Model of Provincialism.Katarzyna Paprzycka - 2012 - Poznan Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities 100 (1):289-301.
Class Struggle Over the EU Model of Capitalism: Neo‐Gramscian Perspectives and the Analysis of European Integration.Andreas Bieler - 2005 - Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 8 (4):513-526.
Gramsci: An Alternative Communism?Maurice A. Finocchiaro - 1984 - Studies in East European Thought 27 (2):123-146.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2013-03-01

Total views
7 ( #792,912 of 2,325,367 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
2 ( #694,967 of 2,325,367 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes

Sign in to use this feature