David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
My favorite poststructuralist is Gilles Deleuze (with or without Guattari). I like to think that he was really writing an elaborate series of works of science fiction, in a non-fictional format (much as Stanislaw Lem did in Imaginary Magnitude and A Perfect Vacuum ), only without letting anyone in on the joke. Partly this is because there are moments where what he says is almost right (such as the definition of "relation" he gives in his interview with Claire Parnet, where he visibly reaches for, but can't quite grasp, the notion of a set of ordered pairs), much as many science fiction writers get things almost right. That, plus the fact that he was obviously channeling La Mettrie, which seems to have escaped many people.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
G. N. Kitching (2008). The Trouble with Theory: The Educational Costs of Postmodernism. Pennsylvania State University Press.
Stuart Sim (1992). Beyond Aesthetics: Confrontations with Poststructuralism and Postmodernism. University of Toronto Press.
Saul Newman (2005). Power and Politics in Poststructuralist Thought: New Theories of the Political. Routledge.
Madan Sarup (1993). An Introductory Guide to Post-Structuralism and Postmodernism. University of Georgia Press.
Jack Reynolds & Ashley Woodward (2011). Existentialism and Poststructuralism: Some Unfashionable Observations. In Felicity Joseph, Jack Reynolds & Ashley Woodward (eds.), Continuum Companion to Existentialism. Continuum 260.
Jim Powell (1998/2007). Postmodernism for Beginners. For Beginners Llc.
Jason L. Powell (ed.) (2012). Baudrillard and Postmodernism. Nova Science Publishers.
Alan Haworth (1999). Only One Cheer for Sokal and Bricmont: Or, Scientism is No Response to Relativism. Res Publica 5 (1):1-20.
Siraj (2003). Post-Modernism Today: A Brief Introduction. Radical Publications.
Added to index2010-12-22
Total downloads16 ( #214,557 of 1,789,925 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #423,018 of 1,789,925 )
How can I increase my downloads?