Introducing Derrida: A Graphic Guide


Brilliant illustrated guide to the best-known and most controversial continental philosopher of the latter 20th century. Jacques Derrida is the most famous philosopher of the late 20th century. Yet Derrida has undermined the rules of philosophy, rejected its methods, broken its procedures and contaminated it with literary styles of writing. Derrida’s philosophy is a puzzling array of oblique, deviant and yet rigorous tactics for destabilizing texts, meanings and identities. ‘Deconstruction’, as these strategies have been called, is reviled and celebrated in equal measure. Introducing Derrida introduces and explains his work, taking us on an intellectual adventure that disturbs some of our most comfortable habits of thought.

Jeff Collins is Lecturer in Art History at the University of Plymouth Bill Mayblin is an acclaimed graphic artist whose other INTRODUCING titles include Logic and Linguistics





book details

Authors: Jeff Collins, Bill Mayblin
Prices: GBP 6.99 / USD 9.95 / CAD 12.50 / AUD 12.99 / USD 9.95
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9781848312050


you’ll also like

Introducing Plato


Introducing Derrida jacket cover


//----------------------------------------- // Content Template: Title detail template - end //-----------------------------------------