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  1. The Deconstructive Turn (Routledge Revivals)

    Essays in the Rhetoric of Philosophy

    By Christopher Norris

    What might be the outcome for philosophy if its texts were subjected to the powerful techniques of rhetorical close-reading developed by current deconstructionist literary critics? When first published in 1983, Christopher Norris’ book was the first to explore such questions in the context of...

    Published November 24th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Paul de Man (Routledge Revivals)

    Deconstruction and the Critique of Aesthetic Ideology

    By Christopher Norris

    Paul de Man - literary critic, literary philosopher, "American deconstructionist" - changed the landscape of criticism through his rigorous theories and writings. Upon its original publication in 1988, Christopher Norris' book was the first full-length introduction to de Man, a reading that offers...

    Published July 15th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Contest of Faculties (Routledge Revivals)

    Philosophy and Theory after Deconstruction

    By Christopher Norris

    This Routledge Revival, first published in 1985, gives detailed attention to the bearing of literary theory on questions of truth, meaning and reference. On the one hand, deconstruction brings a vigilant awareness of the figural and narrative tropes that make up the discourse of philosophic reason....

    Published December 18th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Philosophy of Language and the Challenge to Scientific Realism

    By Christopher Norris

    Series: Routledge Studies in Critical Realism (Routledge Critical Realism)

    In this book Christopher Norris develops the case for scientific realism by tackling various adversary arguments from a range of anti-realist positions. Through a close critical reading he shows how they fail to make adequate sense on any rational, consistent, and scientifically-informed survey of...

    Published September 11th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Deconstruction

    Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Christopher Norris

    Series: New Accents

    Deconstruction: Theory and Practice has been acclaimed as by far the most readable, concise and authoritative guide to this topic. Without oversimplifying or glossing over the challenges, Norris makes deconstruction more accessible to the reader. The volume focuses on the works of Jacques Derrida...

    Published May 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  6. Deconstruction and the 'Unfinished Project of Modernity'

    By Christopher Norris

    Through a close engagement with some key thinkers, Norris argues that deconstruction is part of the "unfinished project of modernity." a project whose interest and values it upholds by continuing to question them in a spirit of enlightened self-critical inquiry....

    Published October 18th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Quantum Theory and the Flight from Realism

    Philosophical Responses to Quantum Mechanics

    By Christopher Norris

    Series: Ontological Explorations (Routledge Critical Realism)

    This book is a critical introduction to the long-standing debate concerning the conceptual foundations of quantum mechanics and the problems it has posed for physicists and philosophers from Einstein to the present. Quantum theory has been a major infulence on postmodernism, and presents...

    Published March 2nd 2000 by Routledge

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