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The Kristeva Reader - Julia Kristeva

The Kristeva Reader

By: Julia Kristeva, Toril Moi (Editor)


Published: January 1986
For Ages: 22+ years old
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An easily accessible introduction to Kristeva's work in English. The essays have been selected as representative of the three main areas of Kristeva's writing--semiotics, psychoanalysis, and political theory--and are each prefaced by a clear, instructive introduction. For beginners or those familiar with Kristeva's work this is a good complement to "The Portable Kristeva" with a convenient selection of articles from Kristeva's earlier work some of which are otherwise hard to come by. -- Elaine Showalter

"It has been apprarent for some time that Julia Kristeva has inherited the intellectual throne left vacant by the death of Simone de Beauvoir." -- Elaine Showalter

Part 1: Linguistics, Semiotics, Textuality 1. The System and the Speaking Subject2. Word, Dialogue and Novel3. From Symbol to Sign4. Semiotics: A Critical Science and/or a Critique of Science5. Revolution in Poetic LanguagePart 2: Women, Psychoanalysis, Politics 6. About Chinese Women7. Stabat Mater8. Women's Time9. The True-Real10. Freud and Love: Treatment and Its Discontents11. Why the United States?12. A New Type of Intellectual: The Dissident13. Psychoanalysis and the Polis

ISBN: 9780231063258
ISBN-10: 0231063253
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 328
Published: January 1986
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 2.01
Weight (kg): 0.44