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Deconstruction After 9/11 : Textual Activism.

Author: Martin McQuillan
Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2008. ©2009
Series: Routledge research in cultural and media studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this book Martin McQuillan brings Derrida's writing into the immediate vicinity of geo-politics today, from the Kosovan conflict to the war in Iraq. The chapters in this book follow both Derrida's writing since Specters of Marx and the present political scene through the former Yogoslavia and Afghanistan to Palestine and Baghdad. His 'textual activism' is as impatient with the universal gestures of philosophy as  Read more...
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McQuillan, Martin.
Deconstruction After 9/11 : Textual Activism.
Florence : Taylor and Francis, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Martin McQuillan
ISBN: 9780203891100 0203891104
OCLC Number: 1048582721
Description: 1 online resource (216 pages).
Contents: Book Cover --
Title --
Copyright --
Contents --
Infinite Preface --
Acknowledgements --
Introduction: Deconstruction After 9/11 --
1 Wars and Rumours of Wars --
2 The Eternal Battle for the Domination of the World, or, Forget Kosovo --
3 Tele-Techno-Theology --
4 Extraordinary Rendition: Derrida and Vietnam --
5 Derrida and Policy: Is Deconstruction Really a Social Science? --
6 Spectres of Poujade: Naomi Klein and the New International --
7 Promises, Promises (This Is Also Why ...) --
8 Hungary in Deconstruction --
9 Enosis, or, 'The Sovereignty of Cyprus' --
10 'The Last Jewish Intellectual': Edward Said and the Deconstruction of Palestine --
Epilogue: War and Philosophy --
Notes --
Index.
Series Title: Routledge research in cultural and media studies.

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Offers a series of critical-theoretical commentaries on geopolitical events from the Kosovan conflict to the Iraq war, combined with an analysis of the political thought of Jacques Derrida as it  Read more...

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