Carl Schmitt e Walter Benjamin

Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
There is a particular ressonance between the thinking of Walter Benjamin and that of the German jurist Carl Schmitt, including the fact that both analyse the 16th and 17th centuries in order to understand the 20th. Regarding this fact, the article attempts to clarify some themes that lead Schmitt’s work, i.e that of State of Exception, that of theologization of politics, the critique of parliamentarism as support of the Modern State, the tension between democracy and dictatorship, to explain how the dialog between the two thinkers occurs, seeking thus for a better understanding of key works of Benjamin, specially The Origin of German Tragic Drama.
(categorize this paper)
PhilPapers/Archive ID
Revision history
Archival date: 2016-02-29
View upload history
References found in this work BETA
Política E Profecia.Chauí, Marilena De Souza
Política e Profecia.Chauí, Marilena

View all 7 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Added to PP index

Total views
378 ( #11,638 of 50,329 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
51 ( #11,312 of 50,329 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks to external links.