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post-structuralist challenge to the ideal of community

Drucilla Cornell

post-structuralist challenge to the ideal of community

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social contract,
  • Communities

  • Edition Notes

    Workshop held March 26, 1986.

    Statementby Drucilla Cornell.
    SeriesLegal theory workshop series -- WSVI-13
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK235.L46 .C67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p. ;
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15200355M

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Moreover, they consider humanism’s emphasis on the autonomy and dignity of the subject to be dangerous (except for Lyotard, for whom it is mostly irrelevant), continuing in a subtler. Poststructuralism A school of thought that responded negatively to structuralism’s insistence on frameworks and structures as access points to “truth.” Poststructuralism, like deconstruction, emphasized the instability of meaning.

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The Center Cannot Hold This approach concerns itself with the ways and places where systems, frameworks, definitions, and certainties break down. Post-structuralism maintains that frameworks and systems, for example the structuralist systems explained in the Structuralist area, are merely fictitious constructs and that they cannot be trusted to develop meaning or to give order.

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Structuralism proposes that one may understand human culture by means of a structure—modeled on language (structural linguistics)—that differs from concrete reality and from abstract ideas—a "third order" that mediates between the two. InRoland Barthes published his signature post-structuralist piece, The Death of the Author.

In this essay, Barthes claims text does not have a “single ‘theological’ meaning.” He argues that literature has wrongly elevated the role of the author to a deity, the “Author-God,” because for many critics, “the explanation of a.Language is central to post-structuralist theory of international relations because Language decides and communicates what individuals say while also being the medium through which all political actors must legitimate the foreign policies they adopt.