Paul M. Livingston and the Paradoxical Basis of Political Critique

  • Anton Syutkin


Book review: Paul M. Livingston, The Politics of Logic: Badiou, Wittgenstein, and the Consequences of Formalism

New York: Routledge, 2012, 394 pp., ISBN 9780415891912 Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy (Book 27)

Author Biography

Anton Syutkin

Graduate Student
European University at St Petersburg, Department of Sociology and Philosophy
Gagarinskaya ul., d. 6/1A, Saint Petersburg, Russia 191187


Badiou, Alain (1998). Briefings on Existence. Albany, NY: SUNY Press.

Badiou, Alain (2007). Being and Event. Trans Oliver Feltham. London: Continuum.

Badiou, Alain (2015). The Communist Hypothesis. London: Verso.

Critchley, Simon (2007). Infinitely Demanding: Ethics of Commitment, Politics of Resistance, London: Verso.

Deleuze, Gilles (1990). The Logic of Sense. Trans. Mark Lester and Charles Stivale, ed. Constantin V. Boundas. New York: Columbia University Press.

Derrida, Jacques (1998). Of Grammatology. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Laclau, Ernesto, and Chantal Mouffe (2001). Hegemony and Socialist Strategy: Towards a Radical Democratic Politics. London: Verso.

Livingston, Paul M. (2004). Philosophical History and the Problem of Consciousness. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Livingston, Paul M. (2008). Philosophy and Vision of Language. New York: Routledge.

Wittgenstein, Ludwig (1969). On Certainty. Oxford: Basil Blackwell.
How to Cite
Syutkin, A. (2018). Paul M. Livingston and the Paradoxical Basis of Political Critique. Stasis, 6(1).