Gabriel Rockhill is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Villanova University and the author, editor, and translator of many books, including Jacques Rancière: History, Politics, Aesthetics, also published by Duke University Press, and Interventions in Contemporary Thought: History, Politics, Aesthetics.
Introduction. Toward a Counter-History of the Present 1
1. A Specter Is Haunting Globalization 11
2. Are We Really Living in a Technological Era? 33
3. What Is the Use of Democracy? Urgency of an Inappropriate Question 51
Afterword. Taking Charge of the Meanings and Direction of History 103