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  1. Translation and the Nature of Philosophy (Routledge Revivals)

    A New Theory of Words

    By Andrew Benjamin

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This engrossing study, first published in 1989, explores the basic mutuality between philosophy and translation. By studying the conceptions of translation in Plato, Seneca, Davidson, Walter Benjamin and Freud, Andrew Benjamin reveals the interplay between the two disciplines not only in their...

    To Be Published October 11th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Abjection, Melancholia and Love

    The Work of Julia Kristeva

    Edited by John Fletcher, Andrew Benjamin

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women, Feminism and Literature

    This volume begins with a new essay by Julia Kristeva, ‘The Adolescent Novel’, in which she examines the relation between novelistic writing and the experience of adolescence as an ‘open structure’. It is this blend of the literary with the psychoanalytic that places Kristeva’s work central to...

    Published March 21st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Walter Benjamin's Philosophy

    Destruction and Experience

    Edited by Andrew Benjamin, Peter Osborne

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    This collection explores, in Adorno's description, `philosophy directed against philosophy'. The essays cover all aspects of Benjamin's writings, from his early work in the philosophy of art and language, through to the concept of history. The experience of time and the destruction of false...

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Present Hope

    Philosophy, Architecture, Judaism

    By Andrew Benjamin

    An understanding of what we mean by the present is one of the key issues in literature, philosophy, and culture today, but also one of the most neglected and misunderstood. Present Hope develops a fascinating philosophical understanding of the present, approaching this question via discussions of...

    Published July 17th 1997 by Routledge

  5. The Plural Event

    Descartes, Hegel, Heidegger

    By Andrew Benjamin

    Benjamin provides new and important readings of key canonical texts in the history of philosophy in his sustained philosophical reworking of ontology. Amongst texts included are Hegel's Difference Essay and the Shorter Logic and Heidegger's Time and Being and The Question of Being. The effective...

    Published October 7th 1993 by Routledge

  6. Judging Lyotard

    Edited by Andrew Benjamin

    Series: Warwick Studies in Philosophy and Literature

    The work of Jean-Francois Lyotard signals the return of judgement to the centre of philosophical concerns. This collection of papers is the first devoted to his work and provides an estimation and critique of his writings, and included Lyotard's important essay on Sensus Communis....

    Published July 2nd 1992 by Routledge

  7. Art, Mimesis and the Avant-Garde

    Aspects of a Philosophy of Difference

    By Andrew Benjamin

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 22nd 1991 by Routledge

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