By A. J. Bartlett,Justin Clemens

Alain Badiou is without doubt one of the world's so much influential residing philosophers. Few modern thinkers exhibit his breadth of argument and reference, or his skill to interfere in debates severe to either analytic and continental philosophy. Alain Badiou: Key Concepts provides an outline of and creation to the whole variety of Badiou's considering. Essays specialize in the rules of Badiou's concept, his "key strategies" - fact, being, ontology, the topic, and prerequisites - and on his engagement with a number thinkers significant to his philosophy, together with Plato, Descartes, Spinoza, Heidegger and Deleuze.

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