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Badiou: A Subject To Truth

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780816634613
  • Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
  • Publication date: 3/30/2003
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 512
  • Product dimensions: 5.88 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword: Hallward's Fidelity to the Badiou Event
Notes on Translation
Introduction: A New Philosophy of the Subject
Pt. I Matters of Principle
1 Taking Sides 3
2 From Maoism to L'Organisation Politique 29
3 Infinite by Prescription: The Mathematical Turn 49
Pt. II Being and Truth
4 Badiou's Ontology 81
5 Subject and Event 107
6 The Criteria of Truth 153
Pt. III The Generic Procedures
7 Love and Sexual Difference 185
8 Art and Poetry 193
9 Mathematics and Science 209
10 Politics: Equality and Justice 223
11 What Is Philosophy? 243
Pt. IV Complications
12 Ethics, Evil, and the Unnameable 255
13 Generic or Specific? 271
14 Being-there: The Onto-logy of Appearing 293
Conclusion 317
App On the Development of Transfinite Set Theory 323
Notes 349
Bibliographyu 427
Index 453
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