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Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - John Lucy - Goodreads

Every time I read Derrida I remember that he is hard to read. I don't want to sound dumb, but the big words and esoteric concepts that he uses, constantly, weigh down the text for the reader. Each ... Read full review

Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - Katie - Goodreads

Yikes. This is probably the most difficult book I've ever read. I feel a little weird reviewing it, honestly, because I'm not sure I really comprehended it at all. But Derrida has let me know that ... Read full review

Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - Amber Todoroff - Goodreads

Shopenhaur says if you can't understand what a person is saying, chances are they're not saying anything at all. I did not waste my time with some of these essays. some readers are taken by derrida's ... Read full review

Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - Alex Obrigewitsch - Goodreads

An absolute must for any Derrida reader (which is to infer an absolute must absolutely). Also a good entry into Derrida, I guess. For is there any real entry into a deferring motion that has no real ... Read full review

Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - Reagan - Goodreads

Don't mistake the four stars for my profession of complete and total understanding of everything within the book. I'm not going to fool myself into believing I don't need to re-read this book to understand more of it. To put it succinctly: but there's just something about it, man... Read full review

Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - Derek - Goodreads

started to talk about first couple of essays here: http://www.5cense.com/14/348.htm Read full review

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User Review  - Kate Savage - Goodreads

I was feeling pretty smart because I enjoy Derrida's social and political commentary. And then I dipped into his theory on language. I was perpetually lost. So I sat in the lost-ness and dug out ... Read full review

Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

If you were to read one postmodern author, I would recommend Jacques Derrida. If you were to read one postmodern essay, I would recommend Writing and Difference. Be prepared for deep and thick. Derrida is a good name to drop at the proverbial cocktail party :) Read full review

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User Review  - Clifton Toliver - Goodreads

Derrida at his best. He presents his best arguments on deconstruction in this book. I encourge anyone interested in deconstruction to read this one. Read full review

Review: Writing and Difference

User Review  - David Tan - Goodreads

An impossible work to read without prior knowledge in Deconstruction/Continental Philosophy. Nonetheless, important in understanding the problems of metaphysical presence within a text. Read full review


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