Badiou has 69 ratings and 3 reviews. Bryan said: Decent by Default: Before briefly stating my opinions on the book, let me mention that amazon reviews, c. foreword: Hallward’s Fidelity to the Badiou Event. (pp. ix-xiv). Slavoj Žižek. According to Richard Dawkins’s well-known formulation, “God’s utility function” in . The Obliteration of Truth by Management: Badiou, St. Paul and the Question of Economic Managerialism in Strhan – – Educational.

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Badiou: A Subject To Truth

Unfortunately, there are hallwardd other books on the market which cover the range of Badiou that Hallward does. Andrew Gibson – – Oxford University Press. This book provides a comprehensive and well-argued introduction to the work of a major contemporary philosopher.

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Joanna rated it liked it Jul 07, Jean-paul rated it liked it Jul 02, OCO Without evading the difficulties, Peter Hallward demonstrates in detail and in depth why BadiouOCOs ongoing philosophical project should be recognized as the most resourceful and inspiring of his generation.


Ethics, Evil, and the Unnameable The best book I have read about badiou. An important, comprehensive introduction to the work of Alain Badiou.

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In other words, all we get is a cataloguing of Badiou’s positions as if he were a politician without the argumentation that Badiou uses to ally himself with these positions.

The first four chapters seek to situate Badiou in the context of classical philosophy and current French thought, and to clarify the role of mathematics in Badiou’s philosophy. Theory and PhilosophyHistory. To ask other readers questions about Badiouplease sign up. Badiou A Subject to Truth Peter Hallward has consulted and utilized what must be every writing Badiou has produced, and quotes from a number of letters he has exchanged with Badiou.


It is of course possible to make arguments which resolve these tensions in Hallward’s text. The author himself, upset at the amazon review, sent me a letter, to which I will respond in depth on the aforementioned website.

This is a pioneering work in the philosophy of Badiou. University of Minnesota Press Coming soon. Elham rated it it was amazing Sep 25, Hami rated it really liked it Jun 21, It is only through attentive reading that these gaps and contradictions come out. Paul Livingston – forthcoming – MonoKL.

It is difficult to imagine a more in-depth study of the overall philosophy of Badiou. Jul 03, Bryan added it. The Generic Procedures 7.

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