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Foucault and Derrida: The Other Side of Reason
By Philip Alperson (editor) and Roy Boyne
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Unwin Hyman
Publication date October 1, 1990
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780044450856
ISBN-10 0044450850
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.70 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock
Original list price $18.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The writings of Foucault and Derrida pose a serious challenge to old-established, but now seriously compromised forms of thought. In this critical but admiring work, the author explains the significant advances for which they have been responsible, their general importance for the human sciences, and the forms of hope that they offer for an age often characterized by scepticism, cynicism and reaction. The focus of the book is the dispute between Foucault and Derrida on the nature of reason, madness and "otherness". The range of issues covered includes - the birth of the prison, problems of textual interpretation, the nature of the self and contemporary movements such as socialism, feminism and anti-racialism. Roy Boyne argues that whilst the two thinkers chose very different paths, they were in fact rather surprisingly to converge upon the common ground of power and ethics.

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This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Hardcover
Book cover for 9781138834118
 
from Routledge (June 29, 2015)
9781138834118 | details & prices | 179 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $140.00
About: The writings of Michel Foucault and Jacques Derrida pose a serious challenge to the old established, but now seriously compromised forms of thought.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780373632060 Book cover for 9780415119160
 
from Routledge (January 1, 1996)
9780415119160 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $67.95
About: The writings of Michel Foucault and Jacques Derrida pose a serious challenge to the old established, but now seriously compromised forms of thought.
With Knox Gordon | from Harlequin Books (October 1, 1992); titled "The Frenchman"
9780373632060 | details & prices | List price $3.50
This edition also contains The Frenchman
About: Assigned to track down and terminate a black-market kingpin who moonlights as an assassin for the enemy, Special Forces agent Reese discovers that a leak in the Company could endanger his mission.
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With Philip Alperson (other contributor) | from Unwin Hyman (October 1, 1990)
9780044450856 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $18.99
This edition also contains Musical Worlds: New Directions in the Philosophy of Music
About: The writings of Foucault and Derrida pose a serious challenge to old-established, but now seriously compromised forms of thought.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780271017693
 
from Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (July 1, 1998)
9780271017693 | details & prices | 188 pages | 7.25 × 10.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $35.95
The price comparison is for this edition
With Roy Boyne | from Unwin Hyman (October 1, 1990); titled "Foucault and Derrida: The Other Side of Reason"
9780044450856 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $18.99
This edition also contains Foucault and Derrida: The Other Side of Reason
About: The writings of Foucault and Derrida pose a serious challenge to old-established, but now seriously compromised forms of thought.

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