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Given Time: I. Counterfeit Money

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Is giving possible? Is it possible to give without immediately entering into a circle of exchange that turns the gift into a debt to be returned? This question leads Jacques Derrida to make out an irresolvable paradox at what seems the most fundamental level of the gift's meaning: for the gift to be received as a gift, it must not appear as such, since its mere appearance as gift puts it in the cycle of repayment and debt. Derrida reads the relation of time to gift through a number of texts: Heidegger's Time and Being, ...

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Given Time: I. Counterfeit Money
2017, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226504315

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Given Time: I. Counterfeit Money
1994, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226143149

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Given Time: I. Counterfeit Money
1992, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226143132

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