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Author Fuery, Patrick, 1957-

Title The theory of absence : subjectivity, signification, and desire / Patrick Fuery
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995


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Description viii, 182 pages ; 25 cm
Series Contributions in philosophy, 0084-926X ; no. 55
Contributions in philosophy. 0084-926X ; no. 55
Contents 1. Negativity, Negation, Dialectics: Towards the Dialectics of Absence -- 2. The True Aim of Desire: Subjectivity, Desire, and Absence -- 3. Desire, Pleasure, and the Subject of Absence -- 4. "That Perilous Necessity": Towards a Metaphysics of Subjectivity and Absence -- 5. Desire and the Voice: Speaking Absences and the Absence of Speech -- 6. Absence and the Scopic Drive -- 7. Heterology of the Gaze and the System of Eclipse -- 8. On the Structure of the Sign and Absence -- 9. Love and the Symphysis of Absence -- 10. Toward a Typology of the Absent Signifier
Analysis Philosophy
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [173]-178
Subject Negativity (Philosophy)
Philosophy, European -- 20th century.
LC no. 94047437
ISBN 0313295883