Fifty key contemporary thinkers: from structuralism to post-humanism

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Abstract

Now in its second edition our best selling 'Key Guide' surveys the most influential thinkers of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries with new entries including: Agamben; Bergson; Butler; Haraway; Heidegger; and Husserl. With a new introduction by the author as well as two new sections on Phenomenology and the Post-Human, full cross-referencing and up-to-date guides to major primary and secondary texts, this is an essential read for anyone interested in the thinking that drives today's world. Students and general readers alike will be pleased to find such an accessible guide to some of the most hard-to-grasp ideas around.
LanguageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon ; New York
PublisherRoutledge, Taylor and Francis Group
Number of pages435
Edition2nd
ISBN (Print)9780415326940
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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Thinkers
Reader
Cross-referencing
Giorgio Agamben
Martin Heidegger
Edmund Husserl
Posthumanism
Donna Haraway
Structuralism
Henri Bergson
Phenomenology

Keywords

  • Structuralism
  • Post-structuralism
  • Semiotics
  • Phenomenology
  • Modernity
  • Post-modernity
  • Post-Marxism
  • Vitalism
  • Post-human

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Lechte, J. (2008). Fifty key contemporary thinkers: from structuralism to post-humanism. (2nd ed.) London ; New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group.
Lechte, John. / Fifty key contemporary thinkers : from structuralism to post-humanism. 2nd ed. London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2008. 435 p.
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