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French theory : how Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, & Co. transformed the intellectual life of the United States

Author: François Cusset
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2008.
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Explores how the French theory of philosophy, which became popular during the last three decades of the twentieth century, spread to America and examines the critical practices that French theory inspired.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: François Cusset
ISBN: 9780816647323 9780816647330 0816647321 081664733X
OCLC Number: 190876075
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Description: xxi, 388 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : Sokal effect --
Prehistories --
Academic enclave --
Seventies : a turning point --
Literature and theory --
Deconstruction sites --
Politics of identity --
Ideological backlash --
Academic stars --
Students and users --
Art practices --
Theoretical machinations --
Theory as norm : a lasting influence --
Worldwide theory : a global legacy --
Meanwhile, back in France ... --
Conclusion : Difference and affirmation.
Other Titles: French theory.
Responsibility: François Cusset ; translated by Jeff Fort with Josephine Berganza and Marlon Jones.
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Explores how the French theory of philosophy, which became popular during the last three decades of the twentieth century, spread to America and examines the critical practices that French theory inspired.

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