The Force of Language
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Force of Language by Denise Riley
Book DescriptionThe Force of Language illustrates how the philosophy of Language, if differently conceived, can directly incorporate questions of political thought and of emotionality, and offers the practical case of defensive strategies against the abusive speech. This follows a broad consideration of the inner voice or inner speech as a test case for a new approach to language, in particular as a way of radically rethinking the usual contrast between inner and outer through furnishing an account of how we internalize speech. The book's core offers a substantial critique of orthodox approaches to the philosophy of language form Chomsky and others; drawing on European political thought from Marx to Deleuze, it will move beyond this inheritance to explain and demonstrate its fresh conception of language at work.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781403942487
(216mm x 140mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 20-Oct-2004
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Denise Riley
Language, Discourse, Society Reader, Hardback (August 2004)
This 25th anniversary reader brings together a group of thinkers from both sides of the Atlantic with an introductory overview from the editors which considers the development of theory and scholarship since 1980.
Words of Selves, Paperback (June 2000)» View all books by Denise Riley
In this study of the language of the self within contemporary social politics, the author ponders the question: what does it matter what you say about yourself and wonders why the requirement to be something should be so hard to satisfy.
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Author Biography - Denise Riley
DENISE RILEY teaches at the University of East Anglia, UK. Her most recent books are The Words of Selves: Identification, Solidarity, Irony and Selected Poems. JEAN-JACQUES LECERCLE is Professor of English in the University of Paris at Nanterre, France. He has published widely in the fields of philosophy of language and literary theory, and is the author of The Violence of Language, Philosophy of Nonsense, Interpretations of Pragmatics and Deleuze and Language.
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