Of Grammatology

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JHU Press, Jan 8, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 360 pages
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Jacques Derrida's revolutionary theories about deconstruction, phenomenology, psychoanalysis, and structuralism, first voiced in the 1960s, forever changed the face of European and American criticism. The ideas in De la grammatologie sparked lively debates in intellectual circles that included students of literature, philosophy, and the humanities, inspiring these students to ask questions of their disciplines that had previously been considered improper. Thirty years later, the immense influence of Derrida's work is still igniting controversy, thanks in part to Gayatri Spivak's translation, which captures the richness and complexity of the original. This corrected edition adds a new index of the critics and philosophers cited in the text and makes one of contemporary criticism's most indispensable works even more accessible and usable.

  

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Yes Derrida tends to be a bit verbose and redundant. However once you get past the syntax you will find a philosophy that is deep and inherent in our postmodern society. Sometimes I say to myself ... Read full review

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I read this for a Deconstruction course. We read this, and De Man's Allegory of Reading. De Man is much better at explaining what the theory of Deconstruction 'means' and gives clearer examples of ... Read full review

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Contents

Acknowledgments
vii
Preface
lxxxix
The End of the Book and the Beginning of Writing
6
Linguistics and Grammatology
27
Of Grammatology as a Positive Science
74
Part II
98
That Dangerous Supplement
141
Genesis and Structure of the Essay on the Origin of Languages
165
The Theory of Writing
269
Notes
317
Index
355
Copyright

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Of Grammatology by Jacques Derrida
An extract which includes most of the second chapter
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Presidential Lectures: Jacques Derrida: Of Grammatology
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Fark Yaraları = Scars of Différance: Derrida - Of Grammatology
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Derrida’s Of Grammatology Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) was an ...
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Of Grammatology (Selection): Notes
Of Grammatology (Selection): Notes. The Outside and the Inside. Saussure takes writing to be narrow and derivative. Narrow because it is just one modality ...
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JSTOR: Of Grammatology
BOOK REVIEWS OF GRAMMATOLOGY. By Jacques Derrida. Translated by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1976. xc, 354 p. ...
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Johns Hopkins University Press | Books | Of Grammatology
Of Grammatology was and remains the most tightly worked . . . and exemplary . . . demonstration of the science of this shift and crisis."—Canto ...
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Of Grammatology@Everything2.com
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About the author (1998)

Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) taught at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak is Avalon Foundation Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University.