9. Derrida elaborates this problem in Margins of Philosophy, trans. Alan Bass (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1982), x. For excellent discussions of the problem of identity and difference in the work of Derrida, see Rodolphé Gasché, The Tain of the Mirror: Derrida and the Philosophy of Reflection (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1986) and Inventions of Difference: On Jacques Derrida (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1994).

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