Par Eloi Saint Bris University of Massachusetts
sur le livre Identity\Difference: Democratic Negotiations of Political Paradox de William E. Connolly’s. (Article en Anglais).
will to system is a lack of experience, to say the least” (xi). With
these words laid out in the preface of Identity\Difference
sets forth his atypical program of complication of the political
experience. Written twenty years ago, the book was enormously
influential throughout many disciplines, beginning with social and
political theory. As one of the main representatives of agonism,
Connolly inscribed his theory in the polit
ical landscape by
problematizing and politicizing first and foremost the question of the
other and difference in any societal project, making agonism
henceforward incontrovertible. Twenty years after its publication, let
us come back to the main implications of Connolly’s work...