By Simon Skempton

Alienation After Derrida rearticulates the Hegelian-Marxist idea of alienation within the mild of Derrida’s deconstruction of the metaphysics of presence. Simon Skempton goals to illustrate in what manner Derridian deconstruction can itself be acknowledged to be a critique of alienation. In so doing, he argues that the recognition of Derrida’s deconstructive options doesn't unavoidably entail the attractiveness of his interpretations of Hegel and Marx. during this means the publication proposes radical reinterpretations, not just of Hegel and Marx, yet of Derridian deconstruction itself.

The critique of the notions of alienation and de-alienation is a key component to Derridian deconstruction that has been mostly overlooked through students thus far. this crucial new examine places ahead a special and unique argument that Derridian deconstruction can itself give you the foundation for a rethinking of the idea that of alienation, an idea that has got little severe philosophically engaged realization for numerous a long time.

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