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  Volume 43, Number 2, 2014 (Issue 134)

Table of Contents

Fabled Thought: On Jacques Derrida's The Beast & the Sovereign

Matthew Chrulew & Chris Danta

Introduction: Fabled Thought: On Jacques Derrida’s The Beast & the Sovereign

pp. 3-9

Teleiopoetic World

pp. 10-19

Derrida’s Preoccupation with the Archive in The Beast and the Sovereign

pp. 20-36

“Might sovereignty be devouring?”: Derrida and the Fable

pp. 37-49

Human Exceptionalism on the Line

pp. 50-67

Sovereignty’s Ontological Indecision: Derrida and Heidegger on the Other Line (Between the Human and the Animals)

pp. 68-82

The Monolingualism of the Human

pp. 83-99

Derrida and Durkheim on Suffering

pp. 100-114


pp. 115-123

“An art of both caring and locking up”: Biopolitical Thresholds in the Zoological Garden

pp. 124-147

The Will for Self-Preservation: Locke and Derrida on Dominion, Property and Animals

pp. 148-161

Sovereignty Conditioned and Unconditioned

pp. 162-173

Drone Penalty

pp. 174-192


“Of Politics, Aesthetics, and Guilty Subjects”

pp. 193-206

Performance Degree Zero: Roland Barthes and the Theatre by Timothy Scheie (review)

pp. 207-211


pp. 212-214

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