By A. J. Bartlett,Justin Clemens
Alain Badiou is without doubt one of the world's such a lot influential dwelling philosophers. Few modern thinkers show his breadth of argument and reference, or his skill to interfere in debates serious to either analytic and continental philosophy. Alain Badiou: Key Concepts offers an outline of and creation to the total diversity of Badiou's considering. Essays concentrate on the principles of Badiou's inspiration, his "key ideas" - fact, being, ontology, the topic, and prerequisites - and on his engagement with quite a number thinkers crucial to his philosophy, together with Plato, Descartes, Spinoza, Heidegger and Deleuze.
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