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Author Kay, Sarah.

Title Zizek : a critical introduction / Sarah Kay
Published Cambridge, UK : Polity, 2003


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 W'PONDS  199.4973 Zizek Kay/Zak  AVAILABLE
Description x, 195 pages ; 23 cm
Series Key contemporary thinkers
Key contemporary thinkers (Cambridge, England)
Contents 1. Introduction: Thinking, Writing and Reading about the Real -- 2. Dialectic and the Real: Lacan, Hegel and the Alchemy of apres-coup -- 3. 'Reality' and the Real: Culture as Anamorphosis -- 4. The Real of Sexual Difference: Imagining, Thinking, Being -- 5. Ethics and the Real: The Ungodly Virtues of Psychoanalysis -- 6. Politics, or, The Art of the Impossible -- Glossary of Zizekian Terms
Summary "Sarah Kay's book provides a lucid and comprehensive introduction to Zizek's work. His writings to date are presented and evaluated here for the first time, together with an outline of their development and explanations of his key premises, themes and terms. This book will be essential reading for students of cultural studies, literary studies, philosophy and social and political theory."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject ¿ưi¿ℓek, Slavoj
Žižek, Slavoj.
ZÌŒizÌŒek, Slavoj
LC no. 2002012055
ISBN 0745622070 hardback alkaline paper
0745622089 paperback alkaline paper