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Politics of the gift : exchanges in poststructuralism

Author: Gerald Moore, Dr.
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2011.
Series: Crosscurrents (Edinburgh University Press)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gerald Moore shows how the problematic of the gift drives and illuminates the last century of French philosophy. By tracing the creation of the gift as a concept, from its origins in philosophy and the social sciences, right up to the present, Moore shows its central importance for a poststructuralist understanding of the relation between philosophy and politics.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Politics of the Gift.
Edinburgh Univ Pr 2011
(OCoLC)693812358
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Moore, Dr.
ISBN: 9780748646074 0748646078
OCLC Number: 741355213
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 223 pages).
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Series Editor's Preface; Introduction: Spectres of Mauss; 1. Speech, Sacrifice and Shit: Three Orders of Giving in the Thought of Jacques Lacan; 2. The Eternal Return of the Gift: Deleuze (and Derrida) contra Lacan; 3. Repeating the Political: Heidegger and Nancy on Technics and the Event; 4. 'Pour en finir avec . . .': Democracy and Sacrifice; Conclusion: Variations on a Theme from Nietzsche; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Crosscurrents (Edinburgh University Press)
Responsibility: Gerald Moore.

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Gerald Moore shows how the problematic of the gift drives and illuminates the last century of French philosophy. By tracing the creation of the gift as a concept, from its origins in philosophy and the social sciences, right up to the present, Moore shows its central importance for a poststructuralist understanding of the relation between philosophy and politics.

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