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Kristeva, Julia 1941-

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Works: 943 works in 2,993 publications in 9 languages and 67,037 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Interviews  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Publishing director, Director, Interviewee, Other, zxx, Thesis advisor, Interviewer, Contributor, Dedicatee, Collaborator, wpr, Originator, Narrator
Classifications: P99, 808.00141
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Strangers to ourselves by Julia Kristeva( Book )
80 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
Livre remarquable destiné à trois catégories de lecteurs: ceux qui en ont assez des étrangers; ceux qui sont eux-mêmes des étrangers; ceux qui se sentent étrangers dans leur propre pays
Language--the unknown : an initiation into linguistics by Julia Kristeva( Book )
76 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
The book is an introduction to linguistics which presents the reader with an incredible amount of information, ranging from Egyptian hieroglyphs to the communication of dolphins, from the anatomy of the vocal apparatus to the basic mechanisms of the unconscious in dreamwork. The bulk of the book is devoted to a review of the different systems used by various societies to think about their languages (primitive societies, the Egyptians, the Sumerians and the Akkadians, China, India, the Phoenicians, the Hebrews) and then continues with a description of linguistic theories in the West through the ages (Greece, Rome, Arab Grammar, Medieval theories, Renaissance theories, the seventeenth century and the grammar of Port Royal, the eighteenth century and the Encyclopédie, the nineteenth century, structural linguistics in the twentieth century). Throughout this survey Kristeva's main purpose is to show the different ways in which different societies, or different ages, thought of the relation between the concept, the sound, and the thing (Saussure's signified, signifier, and referent). -- from www.jstor.org (Feb. 5, 2014)
Tales of love by Julia Kristeva( Book )
81 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,306 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: Assuming the voices of psychoanalyst, scholar, and postmodern polemicist, Kristeva discusses both the conflicts and commonalities among the Greek, Christian, Roman, and contemporary discourses on love, desire, and self
Desire in language : a semiotic approach to literature and art by Julia Kristeva( Book )
37 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,263 libraries worldwide
The Kristeva reader by Julia Kristeva( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
Essays on semiotics, psychoanalysis and political theory
Powers of horror : an essay on abjection by Julia Kristeva( Book )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 989 libraries worldwide
"Kristeva is one of the leading voices in contemporary French criticism, on a par with such names as Genette, Foucault, Greimas and others ... [Powers of Horror is] an excellent introduction to an aspect of contemporary French literature which has been allowed to become somewhat neglected in the current emphasis on para-philosophical modes of discourse. The sections on Céline, for example, are indispensable reading for those interested in this writer and place him within a context that is both illuminating and of general interest"--Paul de Man, p. [4] of cover
About Chinese women by Julia Kristeva( Book )
40 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 945 libraries worldwide
Avec la minutie de l'enquête sociologique et l'appareil critique de la philosophie, J. Kristeva étudie dans cet ouvrage paru pour la première fois en 1974 la spécificité chinoise au cours des siècles, qui se concentre en un point : la différence, voire la séparation radicale, qui existe en Occident entre hommes et femmes n'y a pas cours
The samurai : a novel by Julia Kristeva( Book )
29 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Where revolutionary idealism collides with cold pragmatism - to New York and back to Paris. Over a twenty-five year period, the characters experience countless battles involving love, depression, maternity, and disease, while the various themes of the text - language, prison, madness, emotional ruptures - are brought to fruition with astounding insight. Kristeva's contributions to psychoanalysis, semiotics, and literary theory have earned her widespread international
Revolution in poetic language by Julia Kristeva( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 802 libraries worldwide
New maladies of the soul by Julia Kristeva( Book )
33 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 797 libraries worldwide
Delving into art, literature, autobiography, and theories of language, she continues with an exploration of cultural products ranging from the Bible to the work of Leonardo da Vinci. Julia Kristeva offers the hope that these maladies harbor new creative potential, and new hope for the soul - if we can comprehend their effect on the individual and collective experiences of our time
The portable Kristeva by Julia Kristeva( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
The essays not only reflect Kristeva's most salient contributions to philosophy, literary and cultural theory, linguistics, psychoanalytic theory, and feminist theory but also testify to her erudition and prominence in those fields. Enriched by a lucid introduction that provides an overview of Kristeva's contributions to the intellectual life of our time, The Portable Kristeva will serve as an essential tool for those familiar with her oeuvre, and will provide a succinct and complete introduction for those new to her writings
Sēmeiōtikē. Recherches pour une sémanalyse by Julia Kristeva( Book )
92 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Black sun : depression and melancholia by Julia Kristeva( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 725 libraries worldwide
This study addresses melancholia, examining the phenomenon in the context of art, literature, philosophy and the history of religion and culture, as well as psychoanalysis. It describes the depressive as one who perceives the sense of self as a crucial pursuit which is almost unobtainable
Nations without nationalism by Julia Kristeva( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Underlying Julia Kristeva's latest work is the idea that otherness - whether it be ethnic, religious, social, or political - needs to be understood and accepted in order to guarantee social harmony. Nations Without Nationalism is an impassioned plea for tolerance and for commonality, aimed at a world brimming over with racism and xenophobia. Responding to the rise of neo-Nazi groups in Germany and Eastern Europe and the continued popularity of the National Front in France, Kristeva turns to the origins of the nation-state to illustrate the problematic nature of nationalism and its complex configurations in subsequent centuries. For Kristeva, the key to commonality can be found in Montesquieu's esprit general - his notion of the social body as a guaranteed hierarchy of private rights
This incredible need to believe by Julia Kristeva( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
""Unlike Freud, I do not claim that religion is just an illusion and a source of neurosis. The time has come to recognize, without being afraid of 'frightening' either the faithful or the agnostics, that the history of Christianity prepared the world for humanism." So writes Julia Kristeva in this provocative work, which skillfully upends our deeply entrenched ideas about religion, belief, and the thought and work of a renowned psychoanalyst and critic. Through a clever patchwork of dialogue, lectures, and excerpts of essays, Kristeva analyzes the inexorable push toward faith that, for Kristeva, lies at the heart of the psyche and the history of society. Examining the lives, theories, and convictions of Saint Teresa of Avila, Sigmund Freud, Donald Winnicott, Hannah Arendt, and other prominent individuals, Kristeva investigates the human desire for God and the shadowy zone in which belief resides. She suggests that human beings are formed by their need to believe, beginning with our first attempts at speech and following through to our adolescent search for identity and meaning. Kristeva then applies her insight to contemporary religious clashes and the plight of immigrant populations, especially those of Islamic origin. Even if we no longer have faith in God, Kristeva argues, we must believe in human destiny and creative possibility. Reclaiming Christianity's openness to self-questioning and the quest for knowledge, Kristeva urges a "new kind of politics," one that will restore the integrity of the human community."--Jacket
Essays in semiotics. Essais de sémiotique by Julia Kristeva( Book )
46 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Essays in Semiotics /Essais de sémiotique Approaches to Semiotics [AS]
The feminine and the sacred by Catherine Clément( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
"In November 1996, Catherine Clement and Julia Kristeva began a correspondence exploring the subject of the sacred. In this collection of those letters Catherine Clement, writing from Dakar, Senegal, approaches the topic from an anthropologist's point of view and Julia Kristeva responds from a psychoanalytic perspective. Their correspondence leads them to a controversial and fundamental question: Is there anything sacred that can at the same time be considered strictly feminine? The two voices of the book work in tandem, fleshing out ideas, blending together into a melody of experience. Two women, writing to each other about two themes, have produced a dialogue that delves into the mysteries of a woman's experience of belief, the relationship between faith and sexuality, the body and the senses - an experience, they argue, women feel with special intensity. Although their discourse is not necessarily about theology, Clement and Kristeva consider the role of women and femininity in the religions of the world, from Christianity and Judaism to Confucianism and African animism. The authors are the first to admit that what they have undertaken is "as impossible to accomplish as it is fascinating." Nevertheless, their lively, free-minded exchange succeeds in raising questions that are perhaps more important to ask than to answer."--Jacket
Hannah Arendt : life is a narrative by Julia Kristeva( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
"In this volume, based on the series of Alexander Lectures she delivered at the University of Toronoto, Julia Kristeva explores the philosophical aspects of Hannah Arendt's work: her understanding of such concepts as language, self, body, political space, and life. Kristeva's aim is to clarify contradictions in Arendt's thought as well as correct misapprehensions about her political and philosophical views."--Jacket
Hatred and forgiveness by Julia Kristeva( Book )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Julia Kristeva refracts the impulse to hate (and our attempts to subvert, sublimate, and otherwise process it) through psychoanalysis and text, exploring worlds, women, religion, portraits, and the act of writing. Her inquiry spans themes, topics, and figures central to her writing, and her paths of discovery advance the theoretical innovations that are so characteristic of her thought
The severed head : capital visions by Julia Kristeva( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
"Informed by a provocative exhibition at the Louvre curated by the author, The Severed Head unpacks artistic representations of severed heads from the Paleolithic period to the present. Surveying paintings, sculptures, and drawings, Julia Kristeva turns her famed critical eye to a study of the head as symbol and metaphor, as religious object and physical fact, further developing a critical theme in her work - the power of horro - and the potential for the face to provide an experience of the sacred
 
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Alternative Names
Joyaux, Julia
Joyaux Julia 1941-....
Joyaux, Julia Kristeva- 1941-
Julia Kristeva bulgarisch-französische Philosophin, Psychoanalytikerin und Autorin
Julia Kristeva Feminist, philosopher
Julia Kristeva francuska językoznawczyni
Julia Kristeva Frans filosofe
Julia Kristeva linguista, psicanalista e filosofa francese
Julia Kristevová
Julija Kristeva
Kristeba, Tzoulia, 1941-
Kristeva-Joyaux, Julia 1941-
Kristeva, Julia
Kristewa, Julia 1941-
Krŭsteva, I︠U︡lii︠a︡ 1941-
Kurisuteva, Juria 1941-
Кристева
Кристева, Юлия
Кристева, Юлия, 1941-
Кръстева, Юлия 1941
Юлия Кръстева
Юлія Кристева
ז'וליה קריסטבה
קריסטבה, ג׳וליה 1941-
קריסטבה, ג׳וליה, 1941-Юлия Кръстева
קריסטבה, יוליה 1941-
קריסטבה, יוליה, 1941-Юлия Кръстева
جوليا كريستيفا
ژولیا کریستوا
ਜੂਲੀਆ ਕ੍ਰਿਸਤੇਵਾ
ജൂലിയ ക്രിസ്റ്റെവ
იულია კრისტევა
크리스테바, 줄리아 1941-
크리스테바, 쥘리아 1941-
크리스테바, 쥴리아 1941-
크리스테봐, 쥴리아 1941-
クリステヴァ, ジュリア
クリステヴァ ジュリア, 1941-
ジュリア・クリステヴァ
茱莉亞·克莉斯蒂娃
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