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By Jacques Derrida

ISBN-10: 0226143678

ISBN-13: 9780226143675

In Archive Fever, Jacques Derrida deftly publications us via a longer meditation on remembrance, faith, time, and technology—fruitfully occasioned by way of a deconstructive research of the proposal of archiving. Intrigued by means of the evocative courting among applied sciences of inscription and psychic tactics, Derrida deals for the 1st time a huge assertion at the pervasive effect of digital media, relatively e mail, which threaten to remodel the full private and non-private area of humanity. Plying this wealthy fabric with attribute virtuosity, Derrida constructs a synergistic studying of data and archiving, either provocative and compelling.

"Judaic mythos, Freudian psychoanalysis, and electronic mail all get fused into one other staggeringly dense, superb slab of scholarship and suggestion."—The Guardian

"[Derrida] convincingly argues that, even supposing the archive is a public entity, it however is the repository of the non-public and private, together with even intimate details."—Choice

"Beautifully written and clear."—Jeremy Barris, Philosophy in Review

"Translator Prenowitz has controlled valiantly to carry into English a tricky yet inspiring textual content that is dependent upon Greek, German, and their translations into French."—Library Journal

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