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Memoires for Paul de Man by Jacques Derrida
  

Synopsis

Memoires for Paul de Man by Jacques Derrida

-- Journal of Aesthetics and Art

Reviews

Derrida offers significant insights into de Man's understanding of Heidegger, Hoderlin, Hegel, Austin, and Rosseau. A warm, personal, and at times touching account of the de Man/Derrida intellectual friendship and the existential experience of a friend's death, this work shows a very human side to a thinker whose humanity has been questioned by the critics. A welcome addition to any library already containing some writings of Derrida. Choice


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Book Info

Publication date

11th December 1989

Author

Jacques Derrida

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Publisher

Columbia University Press

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Categories

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -
Literary theory

ISBN

9780231062336

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