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Title Poststructuralism and Critical Theory's Second Generation.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (505 pages)
1 online resource (505 pages)
Series The history of continental philosophy ; Volume 6
History of continental philosophy ; Volume 6.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Philosophy, European.
Philosophy, Modern.
Science -- Philosophy.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Series Preface; Contributors; Introduction; 1. French Nietzscheanism; 2. Louis Althusser; 3. Michel Foucault; 4. Gilles Deleuze; 5. Jacques Derrida; 6. Jean-François Lyotard; 7. Pierre Bourdieu and the practice of philosophy; 8. Michel Serres; 9. Jürgen Habermas; 10. Second generation critical theory; 11. Gadamer, Ricoeur, and the legacy of phenomenology; 12. The linguistic turn in continental philosophy; 13. Psychoanalysis and desire; 14. Luce Irigaray; 15. Cixous, Kristeva, and Le Doeuff: three "French feminists."
16. Deconstruction and the Yale School of literary theory17. Rorty among the continentals; Chronology; Bibliography; Index.
Summary ""Poststructuralism and Critical Theory''s Second Generation"" analyses the major themes and developments in a period that brought continental philosophy to the forefront of scholarship in a variety of humanities and social science disciplines and that set the agenda for philosophical thought on the continent and elsewhere from the 1960s to the present. Focusing on the years 1960-1984, the volume examines the major figures associated with poststructuralism and the second generation of critical theory, the two dominant movements that emerged in the 1960s: Althusser, Foucault, Deleuze, Derrida,
Other Author Schrift, Alan D., 1955-
Other Title Print version: Schrift, Alan D. Poststructuralism and Critical Theory''s Second Generation. Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2014 9781844652167