Amsterdam: John Benjamins Pub. Co. (2017)

Authors
Jesus Navarro
Universidad de Sevilla
Abstract
Nowadays philosophy is characterized by such heterogeneous intellectual practices that its very unity and coherence seem endangered. What is especially disconcerting is that most authors manage to largely ignore the very existence of methodological positions radically different from their own. Fortunately, there have been exceptions, and the present volume focuses on one of them: the failed debate that took place between John Searle and Jacques Derrida. This book thoroughly analyses that exchange, contextualizing it within the respective philosophical traditions of the two thinkers, with the general aim of turning their dispute into what it was not: a respectful, sensible and fruitful controversy. This episode is thus taken as an opportunity to reflect on the peculiar nature of philosophy as an intellectual practice, and to discuss some of its main themes: language as an instrument for communication, the intentionality of consciousness, and difference as a constitutive element of every text.
Keywords metaphilosophy  analytic-continental divide  speech acts theory
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy this book Find it on Amazon.com
ISBN(s) 902721896X   9027266042   9789027218964
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 65,636
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Doing Things with Words: The Transformative Force of Poetry.Philip Mills - 2021 - Croatian Journal of Philosophy 21 (1):111-133.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

John Searle.Barry Smith (ed.) - 2003 - Cambridge University Press.
Transformations of Illocutionary Acts.Aaron Sloman - 1969 - Analysis 30 (2):56 - 59.
John Searle.Nicholas Fotion - 2000 - Routledge.
Theory of Speech Acts.Muhammad Ali Abdullāhi - 2005 - Journal of Philosophical Theological Research 6 (24):91-119.
A Theory of Meaning After the End of Philosophy.Nancy Jean Holland - 1981 - Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley
Searle and Foucault on Truth.C. G. Prado - 2005 - Cambridge University Press.
Expression and Meaning: Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts.John Rogers Searle - 1979 - Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.
John Searle.Nicholas Fotion - 2000 - Routledge.
How Rational Can a Polemic Across the Analytic -Continental 'Divide' Be?Marcelo Dascal - 2001 - International Journal of Philosophical Studies 9 (3):313 – 339.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2019-03-22

Total views
16 ( #651,314 of 2,462,271 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
2 ( #299,152 of 2,462,271 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes