By Pierre Legrand

This quantity gathers jointly 16 seminal articles, all written through prime students, which articulate and effectuate the effect of Derrida's scholarship at the box of legislations. The articles integrated during this assortment are underpinned by way of the authors' shared trust that the highbrow demanding situations posed through Derrida's paintings to criminal scholarship are as tough as they're urgent and as profound as they're inescapable. as well as a radical advent addressing salient elements of Jacques Derrida's engagement with legislations, this ebook comes with an intensive bibliography of assets in English. this gives the reader with a delicately chosen record of a couple of hundred texts, all of which function introductory pathways to Derrida's philosophy and specifically to the interplay among Derrida and legislation. a great reminder of the trans-disciplinary impression of Jacques Derrida's proposal, this landmark assortment is destined to generate mammoth curiosity in philosophy departments and legislations colleges alike.

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