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The Resource Truth and the ethics of criticism

Truth and the ethics of criticism

Label
Truth and the ethics of criticism
Title
Truth and the ethics of criticism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text is a reply to some of the more doctrinaire beliefs that pass for "radical" thinking. For the most part, Norris argues, these ideas are based on a false understanding of crucial episodes in their own pre-history
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1947-
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Norris, Christopher
Index
no index present
LC call number
B809.3
LC item number
.N67 1994
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Critical theory
  • Postmodernism
  • Meaning (Philosophy)
  • Meaninglessness (Philosophy)
Label
Truth and the ethics of criticism
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the retreat from high theory --- Science, ideology, and 'local knowledge' --- Knowledge and human interests: Habermas, Lyotard, Foucault --- Textuality, difference, and cultural otherness --- Ethics and alterity: Derrida on Levinas --- 'The dream of a purely heterological thought ... ' --- Textual encounters: the prison-house of 'discourse' --- Scepticism and Enlightenment: Kristeva contra post-structuralism --- Persons, not subjects: community and difference --- Of truth and falsehood in an extra-textual sense --- Postscript: 'the undefined work of freedom'-Foucault and
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
148 pages
Isbn
9780719044533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Truth and the ethics of criticism
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the retreat from high theory --- Science, ideology, and 'local knowledge' --- Knowledge and human interests: Habermas, Lyotard, Foucault --- Textuality, difference, and cultural otherness --- Ethics and alterity: Derrida on Levinas --- 'The dream of a purely heterological thought ... ' --- Textual encounters: the prison-house of 'discourse' --- Scepticism and Enlightenment: Kristeva contra post-structuralism --- Persons, not subjects: community and difference --- Of truth and falsehood in an extra-textual sense --- Postscript: 'the undefined work of freedom'-Foucault and
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
148 pages
Isbn
9780719044533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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