About the Author
Alex Thomson is a lecturer in the Department of English at the University of Edinburgh.
Table of Contents
Part One: Democracy and Deconstruction1. No Democracy without Deconstruction?2. Deconstruction and Liberal Democracy3. Deconstruction and Radical Democracy
Part Two: Deconstruction as Political Practice 4. Deconstruction and Philosophical Nationalism5. The Politics of Exemplarity: Derrida and Heidegger6. Hospitality and the Cosmopolitical
Part Three: Politics against Ethics7. Economy of Violence: Derrida and Levinas8. Against Community
Part Four: Deconstruction and Depoliticization9. The Spectrality of Politics10. Depoliticization and Repoliticization11. The Politics of Spectrality
12. Deconstruction and Depoliticization