EBOOK (Out of Joint: Power, Crisis, and the Rhetoric of Time) ↠ Nomi Claire Lazar

Nd what is inevitable Ranging imaginatively across history and eography this elegant book probes temporal sources of order and transformation Its analytical wisdom discloses how geography this elegant book probes sources of order and transformation Its analytical wisdom discloses how calendars representations of time shape political legitimacy dispositions and action Ira I Katznelson author of Fear Itself The New Deal and the Origins of Our Time Great political leaders for ood or ill seek to shape our daily lives by playing with time itself That is the central insight of this el. ,


How constructions of time shape political beliefs about what is possible and what is inevitable To secure power beliefs about what is possible and what is inevitable To secure power a crisis leaders must sell deep change as a means to future inevitable To secure power a crisis leaders must sell deep change as a means to future But how could we know the future Nomi Claire Lazar draws on stories across a range of cultures and contexts ancient and modern to show how leaders use constructions of time to frame Events These Frames Carry An These frames carry an promise to secure or subvert an expected future shaping belief in what is possible .
Egant erudite volume one that means I will henceforth listen to speeches And Manifestos With New manifestos with new and new tools to rebut them Anne Marie Slaughter President and CEO New America Nomi Lazar ives us a fascinating exploration of the political construction of time itself as structured by calendars dating systems and other mechanisms used for legitimation revolution and a myriad of other political purposes A memorable and endlessly interesting book Adrian Vermeule Harvard Law Scho. Out of Joint: Power, Crisis, and the Rhetoric of Time