The power of contestation perspectives on Maurice Blanchot

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

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Statementedited by Kevin Hart and Geoffrey H. Hartman.
ContributionsHart, Kevin, 1954-, Hartman, Geoffrey H.
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LC ClassificationsPQ2603.L3343 Z7955 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination222 p. ;
Number of Pages222
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Open LibraryOL3290148M
ISBN 100801879620
LC Control Number2004004587

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Includes bibliographical references and index. isbn 1. Contestation definition: the act of contesting; conflict | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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