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Book review: Resisting dialogue: modern fiction and the future of dissent by Juan Meneses

Vats, Shikha (2021) Book review: Resisting dialogue: modern fiction and the future of dissent by Juan Meneses. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (27 Nov 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In Resisting Dialogue: Modern Fiction and the Future of Dissent, Juan Meneses questions the assumption that dialogue is an inherent good, exploring how it can be deliberately used as a depoliticising force to eliminate dissent. Weaving together political theory and literary studies in order to propose a vision of dialogue that retains its subversive and radical potential, this bold and unconventional analysis offers a crucial meditation on our fraught times of ever-deepening social, cultural and political divides, writes Shikha Vats.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JC Political theory
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Date Deposited: 18 Jan 2022 11:57
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2022 11:57
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/113094

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