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The Gift of Death & Literature in Secret - Derrida, Jacques, and Wills, David, Dr. (Translated by)
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The Gift of Death , Jacques Derrida's most sustained consideration of religion, explores questions first introduced in his book Given Time about the limits of the rational and responsible that one reaches in granting or accepting death, whether by sacrifice, murder, execution, or suicide. Derrida analyzes Czech philosopher Jan Patocka's Heretical Essays in the Philosophy of History and develops and compares his ideas to the works of Heidegger, Levinas, and Kierkegaard. One of Derrida's major works, The Gift of Death ...

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The Gift of Death & Literature in Secret 2008, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226142777

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