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The indivisible remainder : an essay on Schelling and related matters

@inproceedings{Zizek1996TheIR,
  title={The indivisible remainder : an essay on Schelling and related matters},
  author={S. Žižek},
  year={1996}
}
The feature which distinguishes the great works of materialist thought, from Lucretius's "De Rerum Natura" through "Das Capital" to the writings of Lacan, is their unfinished character: again and again they tackle their chosen problem. Schelling's "Weltalter" drafts belong to this same series, with their repeated attempt at the formulation of the "beginning of the world", of the passage from the pre-symbolic pulsation of the "real" to the universe of logos. F.W.J. Schelling, the German idealist… Expand
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