Coverart for item
The Resource Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else

Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else

Label
Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Title
Ahmed the Philosopher
Title remainder
Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
English-speaking readers might be surprised to learn that Alain Badiou writes fiction and plays along with his philosophical works and that they are just as important to understanding his larger intellectual project. In Ahmed the Philosopher, Badiou's most entertaining and accessible play, translated into English here for the first time, readers are introduced to Badiou's philosophy through a theatrical tour de force that has met with much success in France. Ahmed the Philosopher presents its comic hero, the?treacherous servant" Ahmed, as a seductively trenchant philosopher even as it
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Index
no index present
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Label
Ahmed the Philosopher : Thirty-Four Short Plays for Children and Everyone Else
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/badi16692
Publication
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Preface to the English Translation of Ahmed philosophe; Translator's Introduction: Badiou the Comedian/Ahmed the Philosopher; Ahmed the Philosopher; Notes
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://contentcafe2.btol.com/ContentCafe/Jacket.aspx?Return=1&Type=S&Value=9780231536585&userID=ebsco-test&password=ebsco-test
Dimensions
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'f': 'http://opac.lib.rpi.edu/record=b4346107'}
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231536585
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

Library Locations

    • Folsom LibraryBorrow it
      110 8th St, Troy, NY, 12180, US
      42.729766 -73.682577
Processing Feedback ...