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This is a comprehensive investigation into the theme of time in the work of Jacques Derrida and shows how temporality is one of the hallmarks of his thought. Drawing on a wide array of Derrida's texts, Joanna Hodge: * compares and contrasts Derrida's arguments concerning time with those Kant, Husserl, Augustine, Heidegger, Levinas, Freud, and Blanchot * argues that Derrida's radical understanding of time as non-linear or irregular is essential to his aim of blurring the distinction between past and present, biography and literature, philosophical and religious meditation, and the nature of the self * explores the themes of death, touch and transcendence to argue that if considered under the theme of temporality there is more continuity to Derrida's thought than previously considered.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415430913
ISBN-10: 0415430917
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Pages: 272
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 17-Aug-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Joanna Hodge

Joanna Hodge is Professor of Philosophy at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Books By Author Joanna Hodge

Derrida on Time by Joanna Hodge

Derrida on Time

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