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Published: 07 June 2001

168 Pages | 21 halftones

ISBN: 9780192853592

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Continental Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Simon Critchley

Very Short Introductions

  • Shows that Continental philosophy encompasses a distinct set of philosophical traditions
  • Discusses the ideas and approaches of philosophers such as Kant, Hegel, Nietzsche, Husserl, Heidegger, Sartre, Habermas, Foucault, and Derrida
  • Explains in lucid, straightforward language the split between Continental and Anglo-American philosophy