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The beast & the sovereign. Vol. II

Author: Jacques Derrida; Michel Lisse; Marie-Louise Mallet; Ginette Michaud
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2011.
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When he died in 2004, Jacques Derrida left behind a vast legacy of unpublished material, much of it in the form of written lectures. With 'The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume 2,' the University of Chicago Press inaugurates an ambitious series, translating these important works into English.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Derrida; Michel Lisse; Marie-Louise Mallet; Ginette Michaud
ISBN: 9780226144306 0226144305
OCLC Number: 768204314
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Originally published as: Séminaire: la bête et le souverain, volume II (2002-2003). Éditions Galilée, ©2010.
Description: xix, 293 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: First Session: December 11, 2002 --
Second Session: December 18, 2002 --
Third Session: January 22, 2003 --
Fourth Session: January 29, 2003 --
Fifth Session: February 5, 2003 --
Sixth Session: February 12, 2003 --
Seventh Session: February 26, 2003 --
Eighth Session: March 5, 2003 --
Ninth Session: March 12, 2003 --
Tenth Session: March 26, 2003.
Other Titles: Bête et le souverain.
Beast and the sovereign, volume II
Responsibility: Jacques Derrida ; edited by Michel Lisse, Marie-Louise Mallet, and Ginette Michaud ; translated by Geoffrey Bennington.


Part of a series of translations of Jacques Derrida's written lectures, this title extends Derrida's exploration of the fascinating connections between animality and human sovereignty. It also  Read more...


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