Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -289) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
ch. 1. An afterlife for Carl Schmitt? ch. 2. On politics, law and ideology ch. 3. Mobilising direct political action : Sorel, myths and counter-myths ch. 4. Myths of parliamentarism ch. 5. Leviathan : a political myth misfired? ch. 6. Hamlet as an instructive prototype of a political myth? ch. 7. Political myths underpinning democracy.