The trace of god: Derrida and religion

Edward Baring, Peter E. Gordon

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Derrida’s writings on the question of religion have played a crucial role in the transformation of scholarly debate across the globe. The Trace of God provides a compact introduction to this debate. It considers Derrida’s fraught relationship to Judaism and his Jewish identity, broaches the question of Derrida’s relation to the Western Christian tradition, and examines both the points of contact and the silences in Derrida’s treatment of Islam._x000B_.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherFordham University Press
Number of pages285
ISBN (Electronic)9780823262137
ISBN (Print)9780823262090
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Arts and Humanities


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