Badiou has 69 ratings and 3 reviews. Bryan said: Decent by Default: Before briefly stating my opinions on the book, let me mention that amazon reviews, c. foreword: Hallward’s Fidelity to the Badiou Event. (pp. ix-xiv). Slavoj Žižek. According to Richard Dawkins’s well-known formulation, “God’s utility function” in . The Obliteration of Truth by Management: Badiou, St. Paul and the Question of Economic Managerialism in Strhan – – Educational.
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Alain Badiou is one of the most inventive and compelling philosophers working in France todayOCoa thinker who, in these days of cynical resignation and academic specialization, is exceptional in every sense. A cursory reading will leave one very satisfied. It is difficult to imagine a more in-depth study of the overall philosophy of Badiou. It is of course possible to make arguments which resolve these tensions in Hallward’s text.
Badiou: A Subject To Truth
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Badiou A Subject to Truth An important, comprehensive introduction to the work of Alain Badiou. An Essay on the Understanding of Evil Search Site only in current section. Antonio Calcagno – – Philosophy and Social Criticism 34 9: This article has no associated abstract.
Saints of the Impossible Bataille, Weil, and the Politics of the Sacred A surprising subhect of the relationship between these two twentieth-century thinkers. We find out, in particular, that Badiou aligns himself with Plato, Descartes, Sartre, etc; trutu find out that he rejects the linguistic turn.
Within the next several days I will put up a website which contains a much longer review of this book. Alain Badiou is one of the most inventive and compelling philosophers working in France today—a thinker who, in these days of cynical resignation and academic specialization, is exceptional in every sense. It is only through attentive subjec that these gaps and contradictions come out.
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Gavin Walker – – Historical Materialism 20 2: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Univ of Minnesota Press The author fails at points to keep “pure being” and “what can be said of being” distinct; at one page he will call mathematics “true thought”, and at another time he will say that it is valueless–it is the suject which is true thought. This book is the first comprehensive introduction to BadiouOCOs thought to appear in any language.
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