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Between Foucault and Derrida (Paperback)

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Explores the biographical, historical and philosophical connections between Jacques Derrida and Michel FoucaultDerrida and Foucault are unquestionably two of the most influential philosophers of the 20th century. Both share a similar motivation to challenge our fundamental structures of meaning - in texts, political structures, and epistemic and discursive practices - in order to inspire new ways of thinking. Between Foucault and Derrida explores the notorious Cogito debate and includes: the central articles, an important piece by Jean-Marie Beyssade, along with a letter Foucault wrote to Beyssade in response - both these pieces available for the first time in English translation. In addition, some of the most well-known scholars working in contemporary continental philosophy address the various philosophical intersections and divergences of these two profoundly important thinkers.
Number of Pages: 273.0
Genre: Philosophy
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Edinburgh Univ Pr
Language: English
Street Date: October 1, 2016
TCIN: 51817331
UPC: 9780748697717
Item Number (DPCI): 248-34-3865

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