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Routledge, 2003 - Literary Criticism - 185 pages
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There are few figures more important in literary and critical theory than Jacques Derrida. Whether lauded or condemned, his writing has had far-reaching ramifications, and his work on deconstruction cannot be ignored. This volume introduces students of literature and cultural studies to Derrida's enormously influential texts, covering such topics as:
*deconstruction, text and difference
*literature and freedom
*law, justice and the 'democracy to come'
*drugs, secrets and gifts.
Nicholas Royle's unique book, written in an innovative and original style, is an outstanding introduction to the methods and significance of Jacques Derrida.

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Review: Jacques Derrida (Routledge Critical Thinkers)

User Review  - Tanmay Tathagat - Goodreads

An appropriately mind-bogging introduction to Derrida's thought that would irritate and infuriate a majority of its readers, but would be have it any other way? How can we possibly have a ... Read full review

Review: Jacques Derrida (Routledge Critical Thinkers)

User Review  - AN - Goodreads

An exhilarating book, generously affording insightful etymologies of words in question along with a recourse to far-fetched yet accessible literary examples, Royle's stands among the best sources ever ... Read full review

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There are few figures more important in literary and critical theory than Jacques Derrida. Whether lauded or condemned, his writing has had far-reaching ...
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JACQUES DERRIDA
Adieu Derrida: a Series of Lectures in Commemoration of Jacques Derrida, Centre for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Birbeck College, University of ...
www.phillwebb.net/ History/ TwentiethCentury/ Continental/ (Post)Structuralisms/ Deconstruction/ Derrida/ Derrida.htm

Jacques Derrida (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) was the founder of “deconstruction,” a way of criticizing not only both literary and philosophical texts but also political ...
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Philosophy Cafe Archived Article
Jacques Derrida is one of the most significant and hard to categorise of contemporary philosophers. Deconstruction, the movement that he began, ...
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Outi Pasanen - Derrida In and Out of Context: On the Necessity to ...
Nicholas Royle's Jacques Derrida makes, in my view, slightly puzzling .... Royle seems to have considered this demand absurd in the case of Jacques Derrida. ...
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Derrida
This course provides an introduction to the work of Jacques Derrida. This will entail an engagement with a range of fields and discourses, ...
www.sussex.ac.uk/ gchums/ documents/ derrida_outline_2007.doc

Further Reading
Jacques Derrida and the Humanities: A Critical Reader, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2001; Jonathan Culler, On Deconstruction: Theory and Criticism ...
www2.warwick.ac.uk/ fac/ arts/ french/ pg/ culturethought/ derridaliterature/ biblio/

Land's End
Jacques Derrida. Dear Nick Royle,. I prefer to reply to a letter, .... Jacques Derrida. ps Need I stress that this text, which is more or less ruled by my ...
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Translations
Jacques Derrida, The Truth in Painting (University of Chicago Press, 1987), ... Jacques Derrida, Of Spirit: Heidegger and the Question (University of ...
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About the author (2003)

Nicholas Royle is Professor of English and American Studies at the University of Sussex. He is Joint Editor of the Oxford Literary Review and author of several influential texts. His recent publications include Deconstructions: A User's Guide and The Uncanny: An Introduction.