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dc.contributor.author Harman, Graham
dc.contributor.editor Bowden, Sean
dc.contributor.editor Duffy, Simon
dc.date.accessioned 2013-05-12T11:06:30Z
dc.date.available 2013-05-12T16:00:09Z
dc.date.copyrighted 2012 en
dc.date.created 2011-03-01
dc.date.issued 2013-05-12
dc.identifier.uri http://dar.aucegypt.edu/handle/10526/3506
dc.description.abstract Badiou's references to Heidegger are surprisingly infrequent, given his obvious admiration for the great German think: "Out epoch can be said to have been stamped and signed by the return of the question of being. That is why it is dominated by Heidegger' )D 18). He does not build his philosophy atop Heidegger's own, as might fairly be said of other recent French thinkers such as Derrida, Levinas, Merleau-Ponty, or Sartre. While Badiou's references to Heidegger are often tantalising, they are never quite central to his own ambitions, which emerge more explicitly in dialogue with Hegel and Lacan. At times his admiration for Heidegger resembles that of a jazz saxophonist for a jazz drummer: two performers working in the same idiom and sometimes able to collaborate, but generally incapable of direct technical influence. en
dc.description.sponsorship Posted with the kind permission of Carol MacDonald, editor at Edinburgh University Press. en
dc.format.medium monographs en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Edinburgh University Press en
dc.subject Heidegger, Martin, 1889-1976 en
dc.subject Badiou, Alain en
dc.subject Žižek, Slavoj en
dc.subject.classification Book chapter en
dc.title Badiou's relation to Heidegger in Theory of the Subject en
dc.type Text en
dc.subject.discipline Philosophy en
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dc.contributor.department American University in Cairo. Dept. of Philosophy en
rft.spage 225 en
rft.epage 243 en
rft.place Edinburgh, UK en


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