By Samuel A. Chambers
The thought of social formation demonstrates how the material of society is made from threads which are at the same time monetary, political, and cultural. Drawing at the paintings of theorists together with Marx, Althusser, Butler, Žižek and Rancière,Bearing Society in Mind makes the most powerful case attainable for the theoretical value and political necessity of this idea. It concurrently demonstrates that the social formation proves to be a really specific and weird kind of “concept”—it isn't really a mirrored image or version of the realm, yet is definitively and concretely sure up with and constitutive of the world.
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Bearing Society in Mind: Theories and Politics of the Social Formation (Disruptions) by Samuel A. Chambers