Homo Sacer Series

10 primary works • 10 total works

Book I

Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life
4.04
· 4293 Ratings · 147 Reviews · published 1994 · 32 editions
The work of Giorgio Agamben, one of Italy’s most i…
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Book II.1

State of Exception
4.05
· 1602 Ratings · 130 Reviews · published 2003 · 27 editions
Two months after the attacks of 9/11, the Bush adm…
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Book II.2

Stasis: Civil War as a Political Paradigm
3.84
· 129 Ratings · 21 Reviews · published 2015 · 16 editions
We can no longer speak of a state of war in any tr…
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Book II.3

The Sacrament of Language: An Archaeology of the Oath
3.92
· 127 Ratings · 10 Reviews · published 2008 · 11 editions
This book is a continuation of Giorgio Agamben's i…
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Book II.4

The Kingdom and the Glory: For a Theological Genealogy of Economy and Government
Why has power in the West assumed the form of an "…
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Book II.5

Opus Dei: An Archaeology of Duty
3.82
· 67 Ratings · 6 Reviews · published 2012 · 15 editions
In this follow-up to The Kingdom and the Glory and…
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Book III

Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive
4.13
· 838 Ratings · 50 Reviews · published 1998 · 19 editions
In this book the Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamb…
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Book IV.1

The Highest Poverty: Monastic Rules and Form-of-Life
4.00
· 182 Ratings · 14 Reviews · published 2011 · 13 editions
What is a rule, if it appears to become confused w…
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Book IV.2

The Use of Bodies
4.40
· 91 Ratings · 13 Reviews · published 2014 · 9 editions
Giorgio Agamben's Homo Sacer was one of the semina…
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Book I-IV

The Omnibus Homo Sacer
4.64
· 22 Ratings · 1 Reviews · published 2018 · 4 editions
Giorgio Agamben's Homo Sacer is one of the seminal…
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