System and Writing in the Philosophy of Jacques Derrida

Cambridge University Press (1993)
This is an important new critical analysis of Derrida's theory of writing, based on close readings of key texts. It reveals a dimension of Derrida's thinking that has been neglected in favor of those "deconstructionist" cliches favored by much recent literary criticism. Christopher Johnson highlights the special character of Derrida's philosophy that comes from his contact with contemporary natural science and with systems theory. This study casts new light on an exacting set of intellectual issues facing philosophy and critical theory today.
Keywords Writing Philosophy  System theory
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Call number P85.D47.J64 1993
ISBN(s) 052141492X   0521448522   9780521448529  
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