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Powers of Horror: An Essay on Abjection

$ 24.00

Julia Kristeva offers an extensive and profound consideration of the nature of abjection. Drawing on Freud and Lacan, she analyzes the nature of attitudes toward repulsive subjects and examines the function of these topics in the writings of Celine, Proust, Joyce, and other authors.

Julia Kristeva
Columbia University Press
Paperback, 248 pages
ISBN 9780231214575