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Vision and Textuality

Stephen W. Melville, Bill Readings - Art - 1995 - 391 pages
The influence of contemporary literary theory on art history is increasingly evident, but there is little or no agreement about the nature and consequence of this new ...
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Postmodernism Across the Ages: Essays for a Postmodernity that Wasn't Born ...

Bill Readings, Bennet Schaber - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 279 pages
Piranesi builds a shopping mall, Giotto supervises a training analysis, Milton directs a film. In Postmodernism Across the Ages the traditional notion of change in history, the ...
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Introducing Lyotard: Art and Politics

Bill Readings - Philosophy - 2006 - 224 pages
The first truly introductory text on Lyotard, this book situates Lyotard's interventions in the postmodern debate in the wider context of his rethinking of the politics of ...
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Discipline and Practice: The (ir)resistibility of Theory

Stefan Herbrechter, Ivan Callus - Literary Collections - 2004 - 269 pages
Has theory become resistible? Has it betrayed its promise, and sold out on its practice? Should theory, after having become a discipline, still lay claims on the radical, or ...
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Community at Loose Ends

Miami Theory Collective (Oxford, Ohio) - Social Science - 1991 - 139 pages
Contemporary philosophical views of the meaning and nature of community. Among the topics of the 11 essays are being-in-common, the limits of theory, democratic citizenship ...
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The Theory Mess: Deconstruction in Eclipse

Herman Rapaport - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 188 pages
A clarifying account of the general landscape of critical theory in the United States over the last 30 years ending with the current eclipse of deconstruction.
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Nietzsche's French Legacy: A Genealogy of Poststructuralism

Alan D. Schrift - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 198 pages
First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Pierre Bourdieu: Fieldwork in Culture

Nicholas Brown, Imre Szeman - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 256 pages
The work of Pierre Bourdieu, one of the most influential French intellectuals of the twentieth century, has had an enormous impact on research in fields as diverse as ...
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Closed Encounters: Literary Politics and Public Culture

Jeffrey Wallen - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 232 pages
Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible to scholars, students, researchers, and general readers. Rich with ...
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