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The Resource French theory : how Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, & Co. transformed the intellectual life of the United States, François Cusset ; translated by Jeff Fort with Josephine Berganza and Marlon Jones

French theory : how Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, & Co. transformed the intellectual life of the United States, François Cusset ; translated by Jeff Fort with Josephine Berganza and Marlon Jones

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French theory : how Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, & Co. transformed the intellectual life of the United States
Title
French theory
Title remainder
how Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, & Co. transformed the intellectual life of the United States
Statement of responsibility
François Cusset ; translated by Jeff Fort with Josephine Berganza and Marlon Jones
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Explores how the French theory of philosophy, which became popular during the last three decades of the twentieth century, spread to America and examines the critical practices that French theory inspired
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cusset, François
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
B2421
LC item number
.C7913 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy, French
  • Philosophy, French
  • Geistesleben
  • Philosophie
  • Intellectual life
  • Intellectual life
  • Philosophy, French
  • Geistesleben
  • Philosophie
  • Rezeption
  • Poststrukturalismus
  • France
  • United States
  • France
  • USA
  • Frankreich
  • France
  • United States
  • Frankreich
  • USA
Label
French theory : how Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, & Co. transformed the intellectual life of the United States, François Cusset ; translated by Jeff Fort with Josephine Berganza and Marlon Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-375) and index
Contents
Introduction : Sokal effect -- Prehistories -- Academic enclave -- Seventies : a turning point -- Literature and theory -- Deconstruction sites -- Politics of identity -- Ideological backlash -- Academic stars -- Students and users -- Art practices -- Theoretical machinations -- Theory as norm : a lasting influence -- Worldwide theory : a global legacy -- Meanwhile, back in France ... -- Conclusion : Difference and affirmation
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxi, 388 p.
Isbn
9780816647323
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008000838
System control number
  • (OCoLC)190876075
  • (OCoLC)ocn190876075
Label
French theory : how Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, & Co. transformed the intellectual life of the United States, François Cusset ; translated by Jeff Fort with Josephine Berganza and Marlon Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-375) and index
Contents
Introduction : Sokal effect -- Prehistories -- Academic enclave -- Seventies : a turning point -- Literature and theory -- Deconstruction sites -- Politics of identity -- Ideological backlash -- Academic stars -- Students and users -- Art practices -- Theoretical machinations -- Theory as norm : a lasting influence -- Worldwide theory : a global legacy -- Meanwhile, back in France ... -- Conclusion : Difference and affirmation
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxi, 388 p.
Isbn
9780816647323
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008000838
System control number
  • (OCoLC)190876075
  • (OCoLC)ocn190876075

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