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The Resource Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else

Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else

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Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Title
Ahmed the Philosopher
Title remainder
Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
English-speaking readers might be surprised to learn that Alain Badiou writes fiction and plays along with his philosophical works and that they are just as important to understanding his larger intellectual project. In Ahmed the Philosopher, Badiou's most entertaining and accessible play, translated into English here for the first time, readers are introduced to Badiou's philosophy through a theatrical tour de force that has met with much success in France. Ahmed the Philosopher presents its comic hero, the?treacherous servant" Ahmed, as a seductively trenchant philosopher even as it
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Badiou, Alain
Dewey number
842.914
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PQ2662.A323
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Litvak, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French drama
  • Philosophy
  • DRAMA
  • DRAMA
  • French drama
  • Philosophy
Label
Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Preface to the English Translation of Ahmed philosophe; Translator's Introduction: Badiou the Comedian/Ahmed the Philosopher; Ahmed the Philosopher; Notes
Control code
875818954
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231536585
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/badi16692
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • b3d5e507-4973-4269-be11-35ae90fb99f6
  • 22573/ctt14d2wrk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875818954
Label
Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Preface to the English Translation of Ahmed philosophe; Translator's Introduction: Badiou the Comedian/Ahmed the Philosopher; Ahmed the Philosopher; Notes
Control code
875818954
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231536585
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/badi16692
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • b3d5e507-4973-4269-be11-35ae90fb99f6
  • 22573/ctt14d2wrk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875818954

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