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By Michael Marder

ISBN-10: 0802098924

ISBN-13: 9780802098924

Jacques Derrida's writings frequently embed the foremost issues of deconstruction in a concept of the item. The occasion of the Thing is the main entire exam so far of Derrida's knowing of thinghood and its the most important position in psychoanalysis, ethics, literary thought, aesthetics, and Marxism.

Arguing that the item, as a determine of otherness, destabilizes the metaphysical edifice it underlies, Michael Marder unearths the contributions it makes to evaluations of humanism and idealism. as a result, the recent realism that emerges from deconstruction holds the potential of an occasion that problematizes all makes an attempt to objectify the object. An illuminating research of Derrida and phenomenology, The occasion of the Thing is an cutting edge and compelling learn of a vital element of 1 of the 20 th century's maximum thinkers.

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