Confidence Games: Money and Markets in a World without Redemption (review)Radical Philosophy 132. 2005.
56Crises of Derrida: Theodicy, Sacrifice and (Post-)deconstructionDerrida Today 5 (2): 264-282. 2012.The last few years have seen the emergence of a more political, ‘post-Derridean’ generation, critical of the impotent messianism of the politics of deconstruction. As Žižek would have it: ‘Derrida's notion of ‘deconstruction as ethics’ seems to rely on a utopian hope which sustains the spectre of ‘infinite justice’, forever postponed, always to come’ (Žižek 2008: 225). The promise of redemption, it follows, would reside in an insubstantial promissory value, in the writing of irredeemable cheques…Read more
2Stiegler and TechnicsEdinburgh University Press. 2013.Bernard Stielger has recently emerged as one of the most significant and original thinkers in the new generation of French philosophers following Derrida and Deleuze.Drawing on art, anthropology, economics, cultural studies, psychoanalysis, politics and sociology, the essays in this collection, by a range of world-class specialists, are united around Stiegler's key concept of technics, which, he argues, constitutes what it is to be human.Stiegler is revealed as a thinker at the forefront of our …Read more
16Politics of the Gift: Exchanges in PoststructuralismEdinburgh University Press. 2011.Gerald Moore shows how the problematic of the gift drives and illuminates the last century of French philosophy.
5'The Pharmacology of Addiction'Parrhesia 1 (29): 190-211. 2018.
Durham UniversitySchool of Modern Languages and CulturesProfessor
Institut de Recherche Et D'InnovationChair Du Collège Scientifique Et Industriel (Part-time)
Modern and Medieval Languages, Downing College
Areas of Specialization
|Philosophy of Anthropology|
|Philosophy of Technology, Misc|
Areas of Interest
|Other Academic Areas|