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ERIC Number: EJ409773
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Antihumanism in the Humanities.
Schwartz, Joel
Public Interest, n99 p29-44 Spr 1990
Analyzes the antihumanistic elements of Jacques Derrida's theory of deconstruction. Argues that the modern French intellectuals, including Foucault, Derrida, and Lacan, have had an antihumanistic effect on the American social sciences and humanities by rejecting the existence of truth, morality, and rationality. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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