By Christopher Norris

ISBN-10: 0826498280

ISBN-13: 9780826498281

ISBN-10: 0826498299

ISBN-13: 9780826498298

Alain Badiou's Being and Event is the main unique and important paintings of French philosophy to have seemed in contemporary a long time. it's the magnum opus of a philosopher who's commonly thought of to have re-shaped the nature and set new phrases for the long run improvement of philosophy in France and somewhere else. This booklet has been written greatly so that it will clarifying Badiou's advanced and significant paintings for non-specialist readers. It bargains tips on philosophical and highbrow context, key topics, examining the textual content, reception and impact; and extra reading.

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