Derrida's Of Grammatology E dinburgh Arthur Bradley EDINBURGH PHILOSOPHICAL GUIDES General Editor: Douglas Burnham The books in this series are specifically written for students r 1 Review. I must say that getting a handle on Derrida is not coming easy to me. - J.-J. Chapter Two, with one section deleted. It is the most overtly poststructuralist book to be considered here, since its first part deals explicitly and at length with structuralist theories of language through the works of Ferdinand de Saussure and Roman Jakobson, among others. Writing is nothing but the representation of speech; it is bizarre that one gives more care to the determining of the image than to the object. While there are reasons for this, it leaves the student with a problem - which this article tries in some measure Of Grammatology (Book) : Derrida, Jacques : Jacques Derrida's revolutionary theories about deconstruction, phenomenology, psychoanalysis, and structuralism, first voiced in the 1960s, forever changed the face of European and American criticism. Source: Of Grammatology, publ. 2 Linguistics and Grammatology. There are few detailed summaries of Derrida’s “Of Grammatology” on the Internet. Jacques Derrida's revolutionary theories about deconstruction, phenomenology, psychoanalysis, and structuralism, first voiced in the 1960s, forever changed the face of European and American criticism. Or, *Of Grammatology* As A Guide To Theoretical Criminology Jacques Derrida's *Of Grammatology* is one of the most infamous theoretical works of recent decades: from its initial reception as a Rosetta Stone of a new literary history to Derrida's famous snubbing by Cambridge dons, it was reputed to be all kinds of mind-expanding. John Hopkins University Press., 1974. It is a work which is notoriously difficult to read. JHU Press, Jan 8, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 360 pages. Professor Jacques Derrida, Jacques Derrida. Summary. This book is apparently the closest Derrida has come to writing a systematic statement of his philosophy, of which the opening chapter gives an overview. The following is a summary of Derrida’s thought as presented in Part I, Chapter 1, of his book Of Grammatology. Of Grammatology. Jacques Derrida's Of Grammatology [De la grammatologie] was first published in French in 1967. Poststructuralism as deconstruction. Rousseau, Fragment inédit d'un essai sur les langues.