What if Derrida was wrong about Saussure?

Russell Daylight

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This paper critiques Derrida's reading of Saussure, offering alternative pathways of investigation. This allows rethinking of the shift from structuralism to post-structuralism, arguably the most important movement in twentieth-century theory.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)19-26
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Journal of the Humanities
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • Derrida
  • Saussure
  • language
  • structuralism
  • populism
  • democracy


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