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Derrida and Antiquity (Classical Presences) by Miriam Leonard

By Miriam Leonard

Written by way of Derrida students, philosophers, and classicists, Derrida and Antiquity analyses a discussion with the traditional international within the paintings of 1 of the best philosophers of the 20th century. via an research of Derrida's paintings it explores the connection among glossy philosophy and Plato, the position historical options of democracy have performed in sleek political debates, and where of antiquity in modern discussions approximately Europe, in addition to investigating the impression that deconstruction has had at the examine of classical literature, historical philosophy, and early faith. the amount is prefaced by means of a formerly untranslated essay through Derrida, 'We different Greeks'.

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