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The Resource Language alone : the critical fetish of modernity, Geoffrey Galt Harpham

Language alone : the critical fetish of modernity, Geoffrey Galt Harpham

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Language alone : the critical fetish of modernity
Title
Language alone
Title remainder
the critical fetish of modernity
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Galt Harpham
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How did the concept of language come to dominate modern intellectual history? In Language Alone, Geoffrey Galt Harpham provides at once the most comprehensive survey and most telling critique of the pervasive role of language in modern thought. He shows how thinkers in such diverse fields as philosophy, psychoanalysis, anthropology, and literary theory have made progress by referring their most difficult theoretical problems to what they presumed were the facts of language. Through a provocative reassessment of major thinkers on the idea of language-Saussure, Wittgenstein, Derrida
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1946-
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Harpham, Geoffrey Galt
Dewey number
401
Index
index present
LC call number
P107
LC item number
.H37 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Language and languages
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Language and languages
  • Linguagem (filosofia)
  • Moderne
  • Aufklärung
  • Sprachtheorie
  • Sprachphilosophie
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Language alone : the critical fetish of modernity, Geoffrey Galt Harpham
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-253) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Marxism and the Economic Specter
  • From Post-Marxism to Postmodernism; or, It's Not the Economy, Stupid
  • Language and the Psycho-Ideological Subject
  • Conclusion: Inversions
  • Ethics and the Law of Language
  • Words as Guides, from Hume to Bernard Williams
  • Language as Law
  • On the Kantian "Maxim"
  • The Irrational Law: Nietzsche, Levinas, Deconstruction
  • Law and the Language of the Unconscious: Freud, Chomsky, Lacan
  • Language for Beginners
  • Words against War: The Dream of a Virtuous Language
  • Language against the Law: Postmodernism, Feminism, and the Fundamentals of Language
  • Coda: On Culture
  • InConclusion: Language and Humanity
  • Turning (in)to Language
  • Saussure and the Concrete Object of Language
  • Metaphor and the Law of Return: Saussure, Derrida, Rorty
  • Language and Human Nature
  • The Critical Fetish of Modernity
  • Ideology and the Form of Language
  • Ideology and Theory
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856932871
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1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781134734320
Lccn
2002024904
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856932871
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Language alone : the critical fetish of modernity, Geoffrey Galt Harpham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-253) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Marxism and the Economic Specter
  • From Post-Marxism to Postmodernism; or, It's Not the Economy, Stupid
  • Language and the Psycho-Ideological Subject
  • Conclusion: Inversions
  • Ethics and the Law of Language
  • Words as Guides, from Hume to Bernard Williams
  • Language as Law
  • On the Kantian "Maxim"
  • The Irrational Law: Nietzsche, Levinas, Deconstruction
  • Law and the Language of the Unconscious: Freud, Chomsky, Lacan
  • Language for Beginners
  • Words against War: The Dream of a Virtuous Language
  • Language against the Law: Postmodernism, Feminism, and the Fundamentals of Language
  • Coda: On Culture
  • InConclusion: Language and Humanity
  • Turning (in)to Language
  • Saussure and the Concrete Object of Language
  • Metaphor and the Law of Return: Saussure, Derrida, Rorty
  • Language and Human Nature
  • The Critical Fetish of Modernity
  • Ideology and the Form of Language
  • Ideology and Theory
Control code
856932871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134734320
Lccn
2002024904
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)856932871
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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