Figures of Postwar PhilosophyBook - 2009
Pocket Pantheon is an invitation to engage with the greats of postwar Western thought, such as Lacan, Sartre and Foucault, in the company of one of today's leading political and philosophical minds. Alain Badiou draws on his encounters with this pantheon - his teachers, opponents and allies - to offer unique insights into both the authors and their work. These studies form an accessible, authoritative distillation of continental theory and a capsule history of a period in Western thought.
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, c2009
Branch Call Number: B2421 .B2813 2009x
Characteristics: xii, 196 p. ; 17 cm