Carl Schmitt and the Politics of Hostility, Violence and Terror

  • Gabriella┬áSlomp

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Gabriella Slomp
    Pages 1-20
  3. Gabriella Slomp
    Pages 38-56
  4. Gabriella Slomp
    Pages 57-78
  5. Gabriella Slomp
    Pages 79-94
  6. Gabriella Slomp
    Pages 95-111
  7. Gabriella Slomp
    Pages 112-126
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    Pages 127-137
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 138-182

About this book


Carl Schmitt's friend/enemy principle is exposed to in-depth philosophical analysis and historical examination with the aim of showing that the political follows hostility, violence and terror as form follows matter. The book argues that the partisan is an umbrella concept that includes the national and global terrorist.


Carl Schmitt politics terrorism violence

Authors and affiliations

  • Gabriella┬áSlomp
    • 1
  1. 1.University of St AndrewsUK

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