About the Author
Professor Catherine Belsey was Fellow and Tutor at New Hall, Cambridge from 1969 to 1975. She currently chairs the Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory at Cardiff University.
Reading Belsey's text has improved my reading, writing, and critical thinking skills.
I don't think I have ever encountered any other single text that could accomplish... Read more
Which in my case isn't much. Belsey writes well and clearly. Her book covers the writings of Saussure, Kristeva, Barthes, Althusser, Levi-Strauss, Foucault, Derrida, Zizek, and... Read morePublished on February 5, 2011 by Stephen Schwartz
This little volumne has proven invaluable in helping me get a grasp on the complexities of post-structural philosophy. Read morePublished on January 12, 2011 by Jibrael
This book is not a balanced introduction. But I'm not so sure it is possible to present this topic in a balanced way. Read morePublished on August 28, 2010 by Tojagi
Poststructuralism is not an easy topic and one could say it can't be introduced briefly, but Catherine Belsey does it cleaver and fun. Read morePublished on December 25, 2009 by Daniel Certain
I have been involved in the patient personal scholarship of post structuralism for about 6 months in an attempt to see if contemporary social sciences, which base many of their... Read morePublished on June 20, 2007 by Rodney J. Szasz