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  1. Emmanuel Levinas

    Edited by Claire Elise Katz

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

    Emmanuel Levinas (1905-1995) was one of the foremost thinkers of the twentieth century. His work has influenced a wide range of intellectuals, from French thinkers such as Maurice Blanchot, Jacques Derrida, Luce Irigaray and Jean-Luc Marion, to American philosophers Stanley Cavell and Hillary...

    Published November 24th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Narrative Theory

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Mieke Bal

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    This set of volumes sketches the history, breadth, and applicability of narrative theory, thus demonstrating its value as an analytical instrument. The collection includes articles from the leading names of narrative theory, such as Roland Barthes, Mikhail Bakhtin, Tzvetan Todorov and...

    Published July 28th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Herbert Marcuse

    A Critical Reader

    Edited by John Abromeit, W. Mark Cobb

    The Legacy of Herbert Marcuse: A Critical Reader is a collection of brand new papers by seventeen Marcuse scholars, which provides a comprehensive reassessment of the relevance of Marcuse's critical theory at the beginning of the 21st century.Although best known for his reputation in critical...

    Published October 8th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Jacques Lacan

    Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

    Edited by Slavoj Zizek

    Series: Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

    Jacques Lacan (1901-1980) is undoubtedly the central figure of psychoanalysis in the second half of the 20th century. He not only revolutionized the psychoanalytic practice, but in his 'return to Freud', he also deployed a global reinterpretation of the entire structural linguistics and...

    Published December 4th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Subculture

    By Dick Hebdige

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 16th 2002 by Routledge

  6. J. Popular Culture

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    These four volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published October 16th 2002 by Routledge

  7. 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 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  8. Towards a Critical Theory of Society

    Collected Papers of Herbert Marcuse, Volume 2

    By Herbert Marcuse

    Edited by Douglas Kellner

    Series: Herbert Marcuse: Collected Papers

    This second volume of Marcuse's collected papers includes unpublished manuscripts from the late 1960s and early 1970s, such as Beyond One-Dimensional Man, Cultural Revolution and The Historical Fate of Bourgeois Democracy, as well as a rich collection of letters. It shows Marcuse at his most...

    Published April 25th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Technology, War and Fascism

    Collected Papers of Herbert Marcuse, Volume 1

    By Herbert Marcuse

    Edited by Douglas Kellner

    Series: Herbert Marcuse: Collected Papers

    Herbert Marcuse is one of the most influential thinkers of our time. Born in Berlin, Marcuse studied philosophy with Husserl and Heidegger at the Universities of Freiburg and Berlin. Marcuse's critical social theory ingeniously fuses phenomenology, Freudian thought and Marxist theory; and provides...

    Published March 11th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Compromising Traditions

    The Personal Voice in Classical Scholarship

    Edited by Judith P. Hallett, Thomas Van Nortwick

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 4th 1996 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Jacques Derrida: Key Concepts
    Edited by Claire Colebrook
    To Be Published September 24th 2014
  2. Walter Benjamin’s Concept of the Image
    By Alison Ross
    To Be Published November 13th 2014
  3. On Obama
    By Paul Taylor
    To Be Published February 15th 2015
  4. Habermas
    By Kenneth Baynes
    To Be Published May 1st 2015

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