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7. Politics and justice

7. Politics and justice  

Simon Glendinning

in Derrida: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191775796
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10.1093/actrade/9780192803450.003.0007
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According to ‘Politics and justice’, the essay ‘Force of Law’, marks a political turn in Derrida's work, with deconstruction expressed in ‘newly politicized language’. With this new turn in ... More
8. Man and animal

8. Man and animal  

Simon Glendinning

in Derrida: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191775796
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10.1093/actrade/9780192803450.003.0008
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Derrida's work of deconstruction always challenged ‘the opposition of nature and culture, animality and humanity’, but it was in his discussion of ethics and politics that the question of ... More
6. Restless timesstructuralism and post-structuralism

6. Restless times: structuralism and post-structuralism  

Stephen Gaukroger and Knox Peden

in French Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

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Jul 2020
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Jul 2020
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9780191867613
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10.1093/actrade/9780198829171.003.0006
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While it captured the French public imagination, structuralism is now more celebrated as a precursor to post-structuralism and deconstruction. ‘Restless times: structuralism and ... More
7. Structuralist

7. Structuralist  

Jonathan Culler

in Barthes: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2002
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Sep 2013
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9780191775369
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10.1093/actrade/9780192801593.003.0007
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9780192801593
‘Structuralist’ examines structuralism and its importance in Roland Barthes's career. It was the source of his influence, the fruition of projects and attitudes, and the springboard for ... More
3. Reading the logocentric heritage

3. Reading the logocentric heritage  

Simon Glendinning

in Derrida: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191775796
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10.1093/actrade/9780192803450.003.0003
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‘Reading the logocentric heritage’ reflects on Derrida's groundbreaking work Of Grammatology. He is not trying to deny (or affirm) the correctness of our naive, normal way of expressing ... More
6. Iterability

6. Iterability  

Simon Glendinning

in Derrida: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191775796
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10.1093/actrade/9780192803450.003.0006
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‘Iterability’ explains that Derrida is concerned with the logical possibility — not merely the physical opportunity — for a written text to remain readable when the absence of the sender or ... More
French Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

French Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction  

Stephen Gaukroger and Knox Peden

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Jul 2020
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Jul 2020
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9780191867613
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10.1093/actrade/9780198829171.001.0001
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French Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction outlines the history of French philosophy, summarising important thinkers and texts. Philosophy has played a significant role in ... More
Derrida: A Very Short Introduction

Derrida: A Very Short Introduction  

Simon Glendinning

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Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191775796
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10.1093/actrade/9780192803450.001.0001
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Derrida: A Very Short Introduction explores both the difficulty and significance of the work of Derrida. It explains the theory of deconstruction, presenting Derrida's ... More
5. Dissent

5. Dissent  

Catherine Belsey

in Poststructuralism: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2002
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Sep 2013
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9780191775437
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10.1093/actrade/9780192801807.003.0005
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9780192801807
A common misconception of poststructuralism is that it deprives us of the ability to choose or take action as agents in our own lives. ‘Dissent’ argues that this is an example of binary ... More
2. Misunderestimating Derrida

2. Misunderestimating Derrida  

Simon Glendinning

in Derrida: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191775796
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10.1093/actrade/9780192803450.003.0002
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‘Misunderestimating Derrida’ seeks to explain philosophers' hostility to Derrida. Objecting to Derrida's work on the grounds of its indiscipline is not just objecting to its style. Since ... More
2. New ways of seeing the world

2. New ways of seeing the world  

Christopher Butler

in Postmodernism: A Very Short Introduction

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Oct 2002
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Sep 2013
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9780191775550
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10.1093/actrade/9780192802392.003.0002
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9780192802392
‘New ways of seeing the world’ shows that a great deal of postmodernist theory depends on the maintenance of a sceptical attitude. Philosopher Jean-François Lyotard's attacked two master ... More

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