Jacques Derrida dead at 74

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  1. Daniel J.S.

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    The world has lost a great thinker. Link
     
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    I confess to not having read anything of his, but think that deconstruction is easier than building.
     
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    :rimshot

    Seriously though, deconstruction is designed not to be simple, since it's all about destabilizing meaning. As one of my profs said, "when you think you've got it, it probably means you don't."
     

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