John Lechte

Emeritus Professor

1981 …2018
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human rights Social Sciences
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way of life Social Sciences
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Projects 2012 2015

The Human, Human Rights and the Image

Lechte, J.


Project: Research

human rights

Bataille, the Image and the General Economy

Lechte, J.


Project: Research

Research Outputs 1981 2018

Heterology, transcendence and the sacred: on Bataille and Levinas

Lechte, J., 1 Sep 2018, In : Theory, Culture and Society. 35, 4-5, p. 93-113 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review


Rethinking Arendt’s theory of necessity: humanness as 'way of life', or: the ordinary as extraordinary

Lechte, J., Jan 2018, In : Theory, Culture and Society. 35, 1, p. 3-22 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

way of life
asylum seeker
political activity
political theory
nation state

The human: bare life and ways of life

Lechte, J., 2018, London: Bloomsbury Academic. 255 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Bare Life
Way of Life
Giorgio Agamben

Humans and animals: way of life and transcendence

Lechte, J., 1 Jun 2017, In : Philosophy Today. 61, 3, p. 655-678 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Way of Life
Human-animal Relations

Thinking the image, technics and embodiment: Julia Kristeva's challenge

Lechte, J., 2017, Textual layering: contact, historicity, critique. Margaroni, M., Lampropoulos, A. & Chatzichristou, C. (eds.). Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, p. 23-37 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review