Series: The Seminars of Jacques Derrida (Book 2)
Paperback: 320 pages
Publisher: University of Chicago Press; Reprint edition (February 2, 2017)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 1452720
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
Following on from The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume I, this book extends Jacques Derrida’s exploration of the connections between animality and sovereignty. In this second year of the seminar, originally presented in 2002–2003 as the last course he would give before his death, Derrida focuses on two markedly different texts: Heidegger’s 1929–1930 course The Fundamental Concepts of Metaphysics, and Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe. As he moves ba...