Amy Allen and Eduardo Mendieta have given us a timely and valuable appreciation of, and critical engagement with, the work of Rainer Forst. Forst is one of the leading voices in critical theory, and, in my opinion, the person who has done the most to advance critical theory beyond the work of Jürgen Habermas. In this volume, Forst engages with a distinguished group of critics who provide the reader with an appreciation of the importance of Forst’s work at the same time as they pose insightful criticisms. The critics address almost all of Forst’s most important work. They raise many fascinating and important questions and Forst’s replies don’t merely repeat previously stated views, but often clarify and extend them.
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