The philosopher Jacques Derrida died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Developed deconstruction, a form of semiotic analysis. His work fell within the school of Continental Philosophy.
He married Marguerite Aucouturier in June 1957 while the Algerian War of Independence raged.
In philosophy, you have to reckon with the implicit level of an accumulated reserve, and thus with a very great number of relays, with the shared responsibility of these relays.
These years of the Ecole Normale were an ordeal. Nothing was handed to me on the first try.
To pretend, I actually do the thing: I have therefore only pretended to pretend.
The first problem of the media is posed by what does not get translated, or even published in the dominant political languages.
These critics organize and practice in my case a sort of obsessive personality cult which philosophers should know how to question and above all, to moderate.