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Dialectic Of Nihilism: Post-structuralism and Law
by Gillian Rose
This critique of post-structuralist theory attempts to raise the issues herald the possibility of an end to the legal institutions' practical resistance to theories of the text.
Paperback, 244 pages
Published December 1st 1984 by Blackwell Publishers
(first published January 1st 1984)
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So far, so good. Looks like a pretty solid skewering of post-modernism and post-structuralism. The crux seems to be that metaphysics is inescapable because even attempts to escape it require reference to it... thus invalidating the Heraclitean approach of everyone who followed in Nietzsche's footsteps.