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The Resource Excitable speech : a politics of the performative, Judith Butler

Excitable speech : a politics of the performative, Judith Butler

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Excitable speech : a politics of the performative
Title
Excitable speech
Title remainder
a politics of the performative
Statement of responsibility
Judith Butler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Excitable Speech examines the issue of the threatening action of words. Negotiating the work of Austin, Derrida and Bourdieu, Butler offers a theory of the political performativity of language and illuminates the efficacy of injurious language
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, Judith
Dewey number
302.2/242
Index
index present
LC call number
P95.54
LC item number
.B88 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oral communication
  • Hate speech
  • Speech acts (Linguistics)
  • Language and languages
  • Political oratory
  • Communication in politics
Label
Excitable speech : a politics of the performative, Judith Butler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [165]-182) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction: On linguistic vulnerability -- Burning acts, injurious speech -- Sovereign performatives -- Contagious word: paranoia and "Homosexuality" in the military -- Implicit censorship and discursive agency
Control code
35128212
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 185 pages
Isbn
9780415915878
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
96033054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Excitable speech : a politics of the performative, Judith Butler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [165]-182) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction: On linguistic vulnerability -- Burning acts, injurious speech -- Sovereign performatives -- Contagious word: paranoia and "Homosexuality" in the military -- Implicit censorship and discursive agency
Control code
35128212
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 185 pages
Isbn
9780415915878
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
96033054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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