Philosophy, Language and the Political: Poststructuralism in Perspective

By: Franson Manjali

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The book is based on the proceedings of the conference on 'Philosophy, Language and the Political - Reevaluating Poststructuralism' held at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, on the 10th, 11th and 12th December 2014. Several scholars from India and abroad participated in it. The book comprises 17 papers that were presented at the event, besides three additional papers, plus a Preface by Marc Crepon, as well as a description of the conference and a thematic introduction, both by Franson Manjali.The contributiors discuss diverse aspects of the poststructuralist and related philosophical ideas and practices, in the works of Jacques Derrida, Michael Foucault, Gilles Deleuze, Helene Cixous, Jurgen Habermas, Jean-Luc Nancy, Georgio Agambed, Maurice Blanchot, Emmanuel Levinas, Martin Heideggar, Jean-Paul Sartre, Friedrich Nietzche, Baruch Spinoza, and several other philosophers. The questions of language, literature, culture, art, the political, feminism, self and the other death, theology, violence, shame, the animal, psychoanalysis, Marxism, etc, receive scholarly attention of the contributors.

Title: Philosophy, Language and the Political: Poststructuralism in Perspective

Author Name: Franson Manjali

Categories: India, Philosophy,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

ISBN: 9789350024843

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 117880

Keywords: Philosophy, Language and the Political: Poststructuralism in Perspective Franson Manjali