Postmodern philosophy
Postmodern philosophy is a philosophical direction which is critical of the foundational assumptions and universalizing tendency of Western philosophy. It emphasizes the importance of power relationsh...
Post-structuralism
Post-structuralism is a label formulated by American academics to denote the heterogeneous works of a series of mid-20th-century French and continental philosophers and critical theorists who came to ...
Deconstruction
Deconstruction (French: déconstruction) is a form of philosophical and literary analysis derived principally from Jacques Derrida's 1967 work Of Grammatology. In the 1980s it designated more loose...
Social constructionism
Social constructionism or the social construction of reality (also social concept) is a theory of knowledge in sociology and communication theory that examines the development of jointly constructed u...
Of Grammatology
Of Grammatology (French: De la grammatologie) is a 1967 book by French philosopher Jacques Derrida that has been called a foundational text for deconstructive criticism. It is one of three books, ...
Of Grammatology - Wikipedia
Limited Inc
Limited Inc is a 1988 book by Jacques Derrida, containing two essays and an interview.The first essay, "Signature Event Context," is about J. L. Austin's theory of the illocutionary act outlined in hi...
Limited Inc - Wikipedia
Speech and Phenomena
Speech and Phenomena: And Other Essays on Husserl's Theory of Signs (French: La Voix et le Phénomène) is a book by French philosopher Jacques Derrida. It was published in 1967 alongside Of Grammat...
Speech and Phenomena - Wikipedia
Writing and Difference
Writing and Difference (French: L'écriture et la différence) is a book by French philosopher Jacques Derrida, collecting some of the early lectures and essays that established his international fa...
Writing and Difference - Wikipedia
Différance
Différance is a French term coined by Jacques Derrida, deliberately homophonous with the word "différence". Différance plays on the fact that the French word différer means both "to defer" and "to dif...