Islam and the West : a conversation with Jacques Derrida (eBook, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Islam and the West : a conversation with Jacques Derrida

Author: Jacques Derrida; Mustapha Cherif; Teresa Lavender Fagan; Giovanna Borradori
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers an opportunity to further readers understanding of Jaques Derrida's views on the key political and religious divisions of our time and an often moving testament to the power of friendship and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Derrida, Jacques.
Islam and the West.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008003988
Named Person: Jacques Derrida; Jacques Derrida
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Derrida; Mustapha Cherif; Teresa Lavender Fagan; Giovanna Borradori
OCLC Number: 748898536
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 8 août 2011).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Foreword: pure faith in peace --
Introduction: friendship, above all --
The future of civilizations --
The discussion --
To have lived, and to remember, as an Algerian --
East-West: unity and differences --
Injustice and decline --
Separation or connection? --
Progress is absolute, or there is no progress --
Conclusion: the different other is indispensable to our lives --
Afterword: from the southern shores, adieu to Derrida --
Biography: Derrida and the southern shores.
Other Titles: Islam et l'Occident.
Responsibility: Mustapha Chérif ; translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan ; with a foreword by Giovanna Borradori.

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"Focusing on the crucial but largely underestimated role that Algeria, his country of birth, has played in Derrida's philosophical itinerary, Islam and the West presents Derrida's interpretation of Read more...

 
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