Jump to content

Jacques Derrida

Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Jacques Derrida
BornJackie Élie Derrida[1]
15 Julie 1930(1930-07-15)
El Biar, French Algerie
Dee'd9 October 2004(2004-10-09) (aged 74)
Paris, Fraunce
Era20t-century philosophy
RegionWastren philosofie
SchuilContinental philosophy
Notable ideas
Deconstruction · Différance · Phallogocentrism · Free Play · Archi-writin · Metaphysics o presence

Jacques Derrida (/ʒɑːk ˈdɛrdə/; French: [ʒak dɛʁida]; born Jackie Élie Derrida;[1] Julie 15, 1930 – October 9, 2004) wis a French philosopher, born in French Algerie. Derrida is baist kent for developin a form o semiotic analysis kent as deconstruction. He is ane o the major figures associatit wi post-structuralism an postmodren philosophy.[2][3][4]


[eedit | eedit soorce]
  1. a b Peeters, Benoît (2012). Derrida: A Biography. Polity. pp. 12–13. Jackie was born at daybreak, on 15 July 1930, at El Biar, in the hilly suburbs of Algiers, in a holiday home. [...] The boy's main forename was probably chosen because of Jackie Coogan ... When he was circumcised, he was given a second forename, Elie, which was not entered on his birth certificate, unlike the equivalent names of his brother and sister.. See also Bennington, Geoffrey (1993). Jacques Derrida. The University of Chicago Press. p. 325. 1930 Birth of Jackie Derrida, July 15, in El-Biar (near Algiers, in a holiday house).. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Jackie" defined multiple times wi different content
  2. Bensmaïa, Réda Poststructuralism, in Kritzman (2005), pp. 92–93
  3. Poster (1988), pp. 5–6
  4. Vincent B. Leitch Postmodernism: Local Effects, Global Flows, SUNY Series in Postmodern Culture (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1996), p. 27.