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Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe: Representation and the Loss of the Subject

John Martis


This is a full-length book in English on the noted French philosopher Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe. This book introduces the range of Lacoue-Labarthe's thinking, demonstrating the systematic nature of his philosophical project. Focusing in particular on the dynamic of the loss of the subject and its possible post-deconstructive recovery, it places Lacoue-Labarthe's achievements in the context of related philosophers, most importantly Nancy, Derrida, and Blanchot.

Keywords: philosophy, subject, loss, post-deconstructive recovery, Nancy, Derrida, Blanchot

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2005 Print ISBN-13: 9780823225347
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: March 2011 DOI:10.5422/fso/9780823225347.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John Martis, author
Jesuit Theological College in Victoria, Australia