Psyche: Inventions of the Other, Volume II

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Psyche: Inventions of the Other is the first publication in English of the twenty-eight essay collection Jacques Derrida published in two volumes in 1998 and 2003. Advancing his reflection on many issues, such as sexual difference, architecture, negative theology, politics, war, nationalism, and religion, Volume II also carries on Derrida's engagement with a number of key thinkers and writers: De Certeau, Heidegger, Kant, Lacoue-Labarthe, Mandela, Rosenszweig, and Shakespeare, among others. Included in this volume are new or revised translations of seminal essays (for example, Geschlecht I: Sexual Difference, Ontological Difference, Geschlecht II: Heidegger's Hand, How to Avoid Speaking: Denials, and Interpretations at War: Kant, the Jew, the German).

Author: Jacques Derrida
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Published: 02/26/2008
Pages: 352
Binding Type: Paperback
Weight: 1.03lbs
Size: 8.89h x 6.10w x 0.79d
ISBN13: 9780804757676
ISBN10: 0804757674
BISAC Categories:
- Philosophy | Movements | Deconstruction
- Philosophy | History & Surveys | Modern

About the Author
Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) was Director of Studies at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales and Professor of Humanities at the University of California, Irvine. Among the most recent of his many books to have been translated into English are Paper Machine (2005), On Touching--Jean-Luc Nancy (2005), Rogues (2005), Eyes of the University (2004), For What Tomorrow... with Elisabeth Roudinesco (2004), Counterpath with Catherine Malabou (2004), Negotiations (2002), Who's Afraid of Philosophy? (2002), and Without Alibi (2002). All of these have been published by Stanford University Press.