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Author Parker, Andrew, 1953-
Title The theorist's mother / Andrew Parker.
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2012.
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 Floor2  HQ759 .P27 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xvi, 182 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-172) and index.
Contents Introduction : philosophy's mother trouble -- Mom, encore: rereading, teaching, and "maternal divination" -- Beware the crocodile! -- "Mom" -- Lacan's two bodies -- Do not read -- "Maternal divination" -- History, fiction, and "the author of Waverley"; or, fathers and sons in Marxist criticism -- Family romances -- The prehistory of the present -- The history of the father -- Fictions: of paternity -- "The author of Waverley" -- Translating revolution: Freud, Marx, and the Mameloshn -- The mother of language -- The translator's hand(s) -- Philosophies of translation -- Forgetting the mother tongue -- The Mameloshn -- Coda. other maternities.
Subject Motherhood -- Philosophy.
ISBN 9780822352181 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822352184 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822352327 (pbk. : alk. paper)
082235232X (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 757718045