To a pragmatist, nothing is more frustrating than utopian idealism. Duke University lit prof Michael Hardt and Italian radical Antonio Negri try to bridge the gap between the world we want and the world we have by analyzing cultural and social trends in unique ways, grounding their political theory in real-world examples such as the Internet and the (misnamed) anti-globalization protests, and synthesizing disparate theories about network behavior, economics, and love.... More >>>