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Derrida : Negotiating the Legacy

Fagan, Madeleine ;Glorieux, Ludovic ;Hasimbegovic, Indira ;Suetsugu, Marie

2007

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  • Title:
    Derrida : Negotiating the Legacy
  • Author: Fagan, Madeleine ; Glorieux, Ludovic ; Hasimbegovic, Indira ; Suetsugu, Marie
  • Description: Explores the implications of Derrida’s death for the future of critical thought itself -- includes chapters which engage with contemporary themes within Politics and International Studies, Philosophy, Literary Studies and Postcolonial Studies..
    Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Inheriting Deconstruction, Surviving Derrida -- The Unease of Inheriting -- The gift of inheritance -- Deconstruction as inheritance -- Politics of Surviving -- With one who is not present -- Where there is one, there is always more than one -- In the Spirit of Negotiation -- Notes -- I – Future of Deconstruction -- 1 – Analytic Philosophy in Another Key: Derrida on Language, Truth and Logic -- Introduction -- Notes -- 2 – The Future of Critical Philosophy and World Politics -- Introduction -- Contemporary Critical Philosophy and The Recent Rapprochement Between Habermas and Derrida -- Our Historical Actuality, its Challenge, and the End of the Post-modern -- Deconstruction, Post-Kantian Modernity and Derrida’s Response to World Politics -- Derrida’s Hesitation and the Development of Sovereignty -- Priorities and Projects -- Philosophically -- Politically -- Disciplinarily -- Conclusion -- Notes -- 3 – Derrida’s Rogues: Islam and the Futures of Deconstruction -- Monstrous Democracy -- Algerian Deconstruction -- Islam and the Future -- Notes -- 4 – Force [of] Transformation -- The Messianic -- Political theology -- The Aporia of Justice -- Notes -- II – Interrupting the Same -- 5 – Derrida’s Memory, War and the Politics of Ethics -- The ‘War on Terror’ and Second World War Memories -- Politics of Memory: Critical Objections -- Derrida’s Memory -- Memory, War and the Politics of Ethics -- Conclusion -- Notes -- 6 – The (International) Politics of Friendship: Exemplar, Exemplarity, Exclusion -- Introduction -- Jacques Derrida -- Samuel Huntington -- Kenneth Waltz -- Francis Fukuyama -- Supplement: By Way of Conclusion -- Notes -- 7 – Ethical Assassination? Negotiating the (Ir)responsible Decision -- Calculating the Incalculable: Avoidance of the Worst -- Negotiation and its Implications -- Avoiding assurance -- Negotiating the non-negotiable -- Retaining risk -- Inventing the (im)possible -- The (un)ethical and the (ir)responsible -- Conclusion: Negotiating Assassination -- Notes -- 8 – Exploiting the Ambivalence of a Crisis: A Practitioner reads ‘Diversity Training’ through Homi Bhabha -- Introduction -- Post-colonial Theory and the Legacy of Derrida -- The Conscious Exploitation of Ambivalence – Reading Diversity Training through Homi Bhabha -- Conclusion -- Notes -- III – Following/Breaking -- 9 – Sartre and Derrida: The Promises of the Subject -- Notes -- 10 – What It Is To Be Many: Subjecthood, Responsibility and Sacrifice in Derrida and Nancy -- Introduction -- Salgado’s children -- Portraits -- Children in Cambodia’s S-21 Prison -- Obligation and Response -- Mug Shots -- Cambodia Exhibition ‘Messengers’ -- Thinking Singular Plural -- Singularity -- Singular plurality -- Responsibility -- Conclusion -- Notes -- 11 – ‘Derrida’s Theatre of Survival: Fragmentation, Death and Legacy’ -- A Legacy of Fragments -- ‘As if I were two’: Derrida and Other Spectres -- Notes -- 12 – Derrida vs Habermas Revisited -- Introduction: Let’s Have a ‘Discussion’! -- The Initial Accusation: Subverting Philosophy -- The Response: What is Philosophy? -- Implications: The Tasks of Philosophy and Critique -- Conclusion: Let’s Have a ‘Discussion’! -- Notes -- Conclusions: The Im/Possibility of Closure -- Closure and Openness -- Negotiating Closures -- Notes -- Notes on the Contributors -- Index -- .
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Publisher: Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press
  • Identifier: E-ISBN: 9780748631032 ; ISBN: 9780748625475
  • Subjects: Derrida, Jacques ; Philosophy, French -- 20th century
  • Language: English

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