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Jacques Derrida's philosophy of hospitality

O'Gorman, Kevin D. (2006) Jacques Derrida's philosophy of hospitality. Hospitality Review, 8 (4). pp. 50-57. ISSN 1464-9101

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    Abstract

    In the latest of our occasional series on theorists of hospitality, Kevin O'Gorman explores how the controversial philosopher Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) contributes to our understanding of hospitality. Derrida's meditation on the contradictions within the language of hospitality are identified, along with his attempts to illuminate a variety of contemporary hospitality scenarios.

    Item type: Article
    ID code: 4977
    Keywords: hospitality, philosophy, Jacques Derrida, Philosophy (General), Philology. Linguistics, Sociology
    Subjects: Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > Philosophy (General)
    Language and Literature > Philology. Linguistics
    Social Sciences > Sociology
    Department: Strathclyde Business School > Strategy and Organisation
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    Depositing user: Dr Kevin O'Gorman
    Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2007
    Last modified: 19 Jul 2013 06:38
    URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/4977

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