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    Is the author talking about linguistics now? Or politics? Or metaphysics? Oh wait it's popular culture No it's ethics Or is it psychoanalysis? Art theory? Anthropology? Or just literary criticism?Normally I love multi tasking authors and theories of everything but when I go through the above in just two pages I know there

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    Poststructuralism A Very Short Introduction Very Short Introductions #73 Catherine Belsey Poststructuralism changes the way we understand the relations between human beings their culture and the world Following a brief acco

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    succinct and to the point without the use of extra difficult diction or over complicated explanationsa remarkable book in the series 👌

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    For me this book did what it said on the tin I've skirted around PS in its different forms for a while now when dabbling in semiotics and critical theory etc and really wanted to know a little about 'what it's all about' without burdening myself with a loaded textbookIt's not an easy subject I don't believe anyo

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    Recent events have reinvigorated my interest in the sociocultural factors that impact our sense of well being The uality and character of our n

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    It is difficult to do a short introduction on poststructuralism but this very short introduction is better than some of the other subjects in the series I have read and much better than the godawful introduction to postmodernism Oxford inexplicably allowed One of the problems with this subject is it assumes you know som

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    Useless shitty crap

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    Devoid of coherent structure organization of ideas contextual understanding and conceptual connections this is either the work of a really bad writercommunicator or a total Straussian genius inserting a meta commentary about post structuralism within a work on post structuralism It is after all the writing that writes If I am to be

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    In five chapters the author presents us the multiple post structuralism theory From Saussure to Lyotard including Levi Strauss Althusser Foucault Barthes Derrida Lacan and Zizek Sex Art Politics Literature and Ethics are some of the depicted themes Lewis Carroll's dialogue between Alice and Humpty Dumpty and the case of Abel's gender changing confronts the idea of meaning as given in advance After poststructuralism meanings are not given bu

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    Excellent intro to poststructural thought complete with clear and vivid illustrations and witty explanations A very good str

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Poststructuralism changes the way we understand the relations between human beings their culture and the world Following a brief account of the historical relationship between structuralism and poststructuralism this Very Short Introduction traces the key arguments that have led poststructuralists to challenge traditi. succinct and to the point without the use of extra difficult diction or over complicated explanationsa remarkable book in the series

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  • Poststructuralism A Very Short Introduction
  • Catherine Belsey
  • English
  • 14 October 2018
  • 9780192801807

About the Author: Catherine Belsey

Catherine Belsey is currently Research Professor at Swansea University and formerly Distinguished Research Professor at Cardiff University Best known for her pioneering book Critical Practice Methuen 1980 Catherine Belsey has an international reputation as a deft and sophisticated critical theorist and subtle and elouent critic of literature particularly of Renaissance texts Her main area