What is a secret? Barbour argues that it is the central element of our contemporary political experience.
Reflecting on Jacques Derrida's later works on secrecy, each chapter looks at a separate problematic: society and the oath, literature and testimony, philosophy and deception, and time and death.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 304 pages
- Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
- Publication Date: 31/05/2017
- Category: Philosophy
- ISBN: 9781474424998
- Paperback / softback from £15.19