The Future and its Enemies: In Defense of Political Hope

Stanford University Press (2012)
Introduction : the future taken seriously -- The future of democratic societies : a theory of intergenerational justice -- The temporal landscape of contemporary society : a theory of acceleration -- How do we know the future? : a theory of future studies -- How is the future decided? : a theory of decision -- Who is in charge of the future? : a theory of responsibility -- Chronopolitics : a theory of social rhythm -- Politics in a post-heroic society : a theory of political contingency -- The political construction of collective hope.
Keywords Political science Philosophy  Future, The Political aspects  Democracy Philosophy
Categories (categorize this paper)
Call number JA71+
ISBN(s) 9780804775564
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
Edit this record
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Mark as duplicate
Request removal from index
Revision history
Download options
Our Archive

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 30,765
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

Add more citations

Similar books and articles
What is Political Theory?Stephen K. White & J. Donald Moon (eds.) - 2003 - Sage Publications.
A Minimal Test for Political Theories.Tim Mulgan - 2001 - Philosophia 28 (1-4):283-296.
Democracy and Education: About the Future of a Problem.Jürgen Oelkers - 2000 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 19 (1):3-19.
On Future Generations’ Future Rights.Gosseries Axel - 2008 - Journal of Political Philosophy 16 (4):446-474.
On Future Generations' Future Rights.Axel Gosseries - 2008 - Journal of Political Philosophy 16 (4):446-474.
Added to PP index

Total downloads

Recent downloads (6 months)

How can I increase my downloads?

Monthly downloads

Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
My notes
Sign in to use this feature