Research Repository

Re-Imagining Castoriadis's Psychic Monad

Smith, Karl E (2005) Re-Imagining Castoriadis's Psychic Monad. Thesis Eleven: critical theory and historical sociology , 83 (1). pp. 5-14. ISSN 0725-5136

Full text for this resource is not available from the Research Repository.

Abstract

Smith compares the theory of Castoriadis with that of Gauchet. He explains that Gauchet reinterprets Castoriadis's psychic monad hypothesis, leading to the perspective that socialization is a mutual interaction between forces rather than an intrinsically violent imposition.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID23003, Castoriadis, socialisation, psyche, Gauchet
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Communication and the Arts
FOR Classification > 1608 Sociology
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2012 02:32
Last Modified: 27 Jul 2012 02:32
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/8873
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/0725513605057133
ePrint Statistics: View download statistics for this item
Citations in Scopus: 5 - View on Scopus

Repository staff only

View Item View Item

Search Google Scholar