By Alain Badiou,Tzuchien Tho,Giuseppe Bianco

ISBN-10: 1441184856

ISBN-13: 9781441184856

ISBN-10: 1441195211

ISBN-13: 9781441195210

among 1965 and 1968, the prestigious French thinker Alain Badiou hosted a televised sequence within which he interviewed one of the most influential modern philosophers of the interval, together with Michel Foucault, Paul Ricoeur, Michel Henry and Michel Serres. This e-book offers the 1st English-language translation of these interviews.

Although Badiou had but to post the books that may pass directly to mark him out because the major philosopher of his iteration (Being and occasion and Logics of Worlds), his new angle and hugely unique principles are found in each one dialogue and the interviews current his philosophical origins in a full of life and interesting context. extra importantly those hugely obtainable and unique interviews offer a photograph of French philosophy within the Nineteen Sixties, surroundings the scene for the very public and political context of philosophy within the interval instantly previous the occasions of might '68, the place philosophy performed a vital position. The publication features a new essay by way of Badiou within which he displays at the undertaking 30 years on.

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