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Body and Story This page intentionally left blank Body and Story The Ethics and Practice of Theoretical Conflict Richard Terdiman The Johns Hopkins University Press Baltimore and London ∫ 2005 The Johns Hopkins University Press All rights reserved. Published 2005 Printed in the United States of America on acid-free paper Johns Hopkins Paperbacks edition, 2006 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 The Johns Hopkins University Press 2715 North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland 21218-4363 www.press.jhu.edu The Library of Congress has cataloged the hardcover edition of this book as follows: Terdiman, Richard. Body and story : the ethics and practice of theoretical conflict / Richard Terdiman. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. isbn 0-8018-8068-8 (alk. paper) 1. Theory (Philosophy). 2. Postmodernism. 3. Enlightenment. 4. Diderot, Denis, 1713–1784. Religieuse. 5. Language and languages—Philosophy. 6. Reality. I. Title. B842.T47 2005 128—dc22 2004012071 isbn 0-8018-8543-4 (pbk. : alk. paper) A catalog record for this book is available from the British Library. ...