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Derrida : a very short introduction / Simon Glendinning.

By: Glendinning, Simon, 1964-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Very short introductions: 278.Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2011Distributor: New York Description: 124 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780192803450 (pbk.); 019280345X (pbk.).Subject(s): Derrida, Jacques | Derrida, Jacques -- Criticism and interpretation | PhilosophyDDC classification: 194
Contents:
A picture of Derrida -- Misunderestimating Derrida -- Reading the logocentric heritage -- The turn to writing -- Differance -- Iterability -- Politics and justice -- Man and animal -- Starting over.
Summary: "Simon Glendinning explores both the difficulty and significance of the work of Derrida, arguing that his challenging ideas make a significant contribution to philosophy."--Page 2 of cover.
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A picture of Derrida -- Misunderestimating Derrida -- Reading the logocentric heritage -- The turn to writing -- Differance -- Iterability -- Politics and justice -- Man and animal -- Starting over.

"Simon Glendinning explores both the difficulty and significance of the work of Derrida, arguing that his challenging ideas make a significant contribution to philosophy."--Page 2 of cover.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Simon Glendinning is a Reader in European Philosophy in the European Institute at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is the author of On Being with Others: Heidegger-Derrida-Wittgenstein (Routledge, 1998), The Idea of Continental Philosophy (EUP, 2006) and In the Name ofPhenomenology (Routledge, 2007). He is also the editor of The Edinburgh Encyclopedia of Continental Philosophy (EUP, 1999), Arguing with Derrida (Blackwells, 2001), and (with Robert Eaglestone) Derrida's Legacies: Literature and Philosophy (Routledge, 2008). He has contributed essays to numerousbooks and journals and is currently working on topics in the philosophy of Europe.

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