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Jacques Ranciere Key Concepts

by Jean-Philippe Deranty

Part of the Key Concepts Series

Jacques Ranciere Key Concepts Synopsis

Although relatively unknown a decade ago, the work of Jacques Ranciere is fast becoming a central reference in the humanities and social sciences. His thinking brings a fresh, innovative approach to many fields, notably the study of work, education, politics, literature, film, art, as well as philosophy. This is the first, full-length introduction to Ranciere's work and covers the full range of his contribution to contemporary thought, presenting in clear, succinct chapters the key concepts Ranciere has developed in his writings over the last forty years. Students new to Ranciere will find this work accessible and comprehensive, an ideal introduction to this major thinker. For readers already familiar with Ranciere, the in-depth analysis of each key concept, written by leading scholars, should provide an ideal reference.

Jacques Ranciere Key Concepts Press Reviews

An accessible but sophisticated introduction to the extraordinarily rich conceptual apparatus of Ranciere. - Andrew Schaap, University of Exeter

Book Information

ISBN: 9781844652334
Publication date: 29th July 2010
Author: Jean-Philippe Deranty
Publisher: Acumen Publishing Ltd an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 256 pages
Categories: Western philosophy, from c 1900 -, Social & political philosophy,

About Jean-Philippe Deranty

Jean-Philippe Deranty is Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at Macquarie University, Australia.

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