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Fifty key contemporary thinkers : from structuralism to postmodernity

Author: John Lechte
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, [1994]. ©1994
Series: Routledge key guides.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Fifty Key Contemporary Thinkers surveys the most important figures who have influenced post-war thought. The reader is guided through structuralism, semiotics, post-Marxism and Annales history, on to modernity and postmodernity. With its comprehensive biographical and bibliographical information, this book provides a vital reference work of the last fifty years.

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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Lechte, John.
Fifty key contemporary thinkers.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1994
(DLC) 94000996
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Lechte
ISBN: 9780203023181 0203023188
OCLC Number: 70767036
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 251 pages) : illustrations
Contents: FIFTY KEY CONTEMPORARY THINKERS From structuralism to postmodernity; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Early Structuralism; Structuralism; Structural History; Post-Structuralist Thought; Semiotics; Second Generation Feminism; Post-Marxism; Modernity; Postmodernity
Series Title: Routledge key guides.
Responsibility: John Lechte.
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Lechte focuses on both the developers of structuralist theory and key thinkers opposed to this tendency. For each entry, he provides biographical information and suggests further reading. He aims to  Read more...


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'If you don't know your Deleuze from your Derrida, or your Bataille from your Bourdieu, or your Lacan from your Lyotard - or indeed if you're still catching up on Benjamin, Mauss, Adorno, and Read more...

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