The Modern Prince and the Modern Sage
Transforming Power and FreedomeBook - 2009
Ever since the Renaissance in the thirteenth century, the 'prince' has been the dominant archetype of 'being' and 'becoming'. Power and politics have provided the modern world with determinant frames of self-constitution and social emancipation, along with a singular definition of 'freedom'. In this context, The Modern Prince and the Modern Sage: Transforming Power and Freedom is concerned with rethinking and transforming the concepts of 'power' and 'freedom' in discourse, society and history. This book draws from various sources--traditions of wisdom, creative experiments in socio-political th.
Publisher: New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks : SAGA Publications, 2009.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xlix, 598 pages) : illustrations