Derrida and Antiquity (Classical Presences) by Miriam Leonard

By Miriam Leonard

Written via Derrida students, philosophers, and classicists, Derrida and Antiquity analyses a discussion with the traditional international within the paintings of 1 of the best philosophers of the 20 th century. via an research of Derrida's paintings it explores the connection among glossy philosophy and Plato, the function historic techniques of democracy have performed in smooth political debates, and where of antiquity in modern discussions approximately Europe, in addition to investigating the impact that deconstruction has had at the research of classical literature, old philosophy, and early faith. the quantity is prefaced via a formerly untranslated essay by means of Derrida, 'We different Greeks'.

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