After Bataille: Sacrifice, Exposure, Community, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

After Bataille

Sacrifice, Exposure, Community, 1st Edition

By Patrick Ffrench

Routledge

216 pages

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Description

This book maps French intellectual history in the twentieth century through an interpretative engagement with the thought and legacy of Georges Bataille. It highlights the influence of Bataille and the movement of the concept of sacrifice through his work and in its wake.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Affectivity without a Subject 3. The Subject and Writing as Sacrifice 4. Authority, Friendship, Community 5. Nudity, Femininity, Eroticism 6. Conclusion

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
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LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
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LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Journalism
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PHILOSOPHY / History & Surveys / Modern