Theory of the Subject / Edition 1

Theory of the Subject / Edition 1

by Alain Badiou
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826496733

ISBN-13: 9780826496737

Pub. Date: 07/28/2009

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Badiou is widely considered to be France's most important and exciting contemporary thinker. Much of Badiou's earlier work (including Being and Event) can only be fully understood with a clear grasp of Theory of the Subject, one of his most important works.

Overview

Badiou is widely considered to be France's most important and exciting contemporary thinker. Much of Badiou's earlier work (including Being and Event) can only be fully understood with a clear grasp of Theory of the Subject, one of his most important works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826496737
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
07/28/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Translator's Introduction
Author's Preface to the English translation
Preface to the French edition
1. The Place of the Subjective
2. The Subject under the Signifiers of Exception
3. Lack and Destruction
4. A Materialist Reversal of Materialism
5. Subjectivation and Subjective Proces
6. Topologies of Ethics
Thematic Index
Name Index

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