By Christopher Norris
proposes a remodeled realizing of the much-exaggerated differences
between analytic and continental philosophy. whereas protecting the analytic
tradition squarely in view his publication makes a speciality of the paintings of Jacques Derrida and
Alain Badiou, of the main unique and important figures within the contemporary history
reconfigured the terrain of up to date philosophy and, among them, pointed
a manner past a few of these probably intractable matters that experience polarised
debate on either side of the notional rift among the analytic and continental
traditions. particularly his e-book units out to teach - opposed to the received
analytic knowledge - that continental philosophy has its personal analytic resources
and is able to bringing a few much-needed clean perception to undergo on problems
in philosophy of language, good judgment and arithmetic. Norris presents not just a
unique comparative account of Derrida's and Badiou's paintings but in addition a remarkably
wide-ranging overview in their joint contribution to philosophy's present -
if largely resisted - power for self-transformation.
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Derrida, Badiou and the Formal Imperative (Continuum Studies in Continental Philosophy) by Christopher Norris