Margins of Philosophy

Margins of Philosophy

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`In this densely imbricated volume Derrida pursues his devoted, relentless dismantling of the philosophical tradition, the tradition of Plato, Kant, Hegel, Nietzsche, Husserl, Heidegger--each dealt with in one or more of the essays. There are essays too on linguistics (Saussure, Benveniste, Austin) and on the nature of metaphor (`White Mythology`), the latter with important implications for literary theory. Derrida is fully in control of a dazzling stylistic register in this book--a source of true illumination for those prepared to follow his arduous path. Bass is a superb translator and annotator. His notes on the multilingual allusions and puns are a great service.`--Alexander Gelley, `Library Journal`
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  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 150 x 226 x 25mm | 481g
  • University of Chicago Press
  • Chicago, IL, United States
  • English, French
  • Reprint
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0226143260
  • 9780226143262
  • 83,515

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