+612 9045 4394
 
CHECKOUT
$7.95 Delivery per order to Australia and New Zealand
100% Australian owned
Over a hundred thousand in-stock titles ready to ship
Stirner : The Ego and its Own - Max Stirner

Stirner

The Ego and its Own

By: Max Stirner, David Leopold (Editor)

Paperback Published: 5th June 1995
ISBN: 9780521456470
Number Of Pages: 432

Share This Book:

Paperback

Ships in 10 to 15 business days

Earn 109 Qantas Points
on this Book

Other Available Editions (Hide)

Max Stirner's The Ego and Its Own is striking and distinctive in both style and content. First published in 1844, Stirner's distinctive and powerful polemic sounded the death-knell of left Hegelianism, with its attack on Ludwig Feuerbach, Bruno and Edgar Bauer, Moses Hess and others. It also constitutes an enduring critique of both liberalism and socialism from the perspective of an extreme eccentric individualism. Karl Marx was only one of many contemporaries provoked into a lengthy rebuttal of Stirner's argument. Stirner has been portrayed, variously, as a precursor of Nietzsche (both stylistically and substantively), a forerunner of existentialism and as an individualist anarchist. This edition of his work comprises a revised version of Steven Byington's much praised translation, together with an introduction and notes on the historical background to Stirner's text.

Industry Reviews

"Recommended as a classic in anarchist thought. This is the best edition available." --Reader's Review

Introduction
Principal events in Stirner's life
Further reading
Note on the translation
The Ego and its own
Bibliographical and other notes on the text
Index of subjects
Index of proper names
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780521456470
ISBN-10: 0521456479
Series: Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 432
Published: 5th June 1995
Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.9 x 13.67  x 2.62
Weight (kg): 0.58

Earn 109 Qantas Points
on this Book