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Adorno, Theodor W. - Ontology and Dialectics 1960-61, ebook

Ontology and Dialectics 1960-61

Adorno, Theodor W.

68,40€

Adorno’s lectures on ontology and dialectics from 1960–61 comprise his most sustained and systematic analysis of Heidegger’s philosophy. They also represent a continuation of a project that he shared with Walter Benjamin – ‘to demolish Heidegger’.…

Han, Byung-Chul - What is Power?, ebook

What is Power?

Han, Byung-Chul

16,15€

In this book the cultural theorist Byung-Chul Han develops a fresh and original perspective on the nature of power, shedding new light on this key feature of social and political life.
Power is commonly defined as a causal relation: an individual’s power is the

Grint, Keith - The Machine at Work: Technology, Work and Organization, ebook

The Machine at Work: Technology, Work and Organization

Grint, Keith

23,75€

Firstly, it reviews and critically assesses a variety of recent approaches to the social and cultural dimensions of technology. Secondly, it examines the implications of these new approaches for existing ideas about the nature of technology and work organization.
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Blacker, Sarah - A Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory, ebook

A Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory

Blacker, Sarah

41,05€

This Companion addresses the contemporary transformation of critical and cultural theory, with special emphasis on the way debates in the field have changed in recent decades. Features original essays from an international team of cultural theorists

Adorno, Theodor W. - An Introduction to Dialectics, ebook

An Introduction to Dialectics

Adorno, Theodor W.

23,65€

Delivered in the summer semester of 1958, these lectures allow Adorno to explore and probe the significant difficulties and challenges this way of thinking posed within the cultural and intellectual context of the post-war period. In this connection he develops the

Vogl, Joseph - The Ascendancy of Finance, ebook

The Ascendancy of Finance

Vogl, Joseph

72,00€

The global financial crisis of 2008 ushered in a system of informal decision-making in the grey zone between economics and politics. Legitimized by a rhetoric of emergency, ad hoc bodies have usurped democratically elected governments. In line with the…

Millot, Catherine - Life With Lacan, ebook

Life With Lacan

Millot, Catherine

21,95€

‘There was a time when I felt that I had grasped Lacan’s essential being from within – that I had gained, as it were, an apperception of his relation to the world, a mysterious access to that intimate place from which sprang his relation to people…

Bauman, Zygmunt - Sketches in the Theory of Culture, ebook

Sketches in the Theory of Culture

Bauman, Zygmunt

22,45€

‘[W]e live in an age that seems, for the first time in human history, to acknowledge cultural multiplicity as an innate and fixed feature of the world, one which gives rise to new forms of identity that are at ease with plurality, like a fish in water’, writes

Bauman, Zygmunt - Sketches in the Theory of Culture, ebook

Sketches in the Theory of Culture

Bauman, Zygmunt

22,40€

‘[W]e live in an age that seems, for the first time in human history, to acknowledge cultural multiplicity as an innate and fixed feature of the world, one which gives rise to new forms of identity that are at ease with plurality, like a fish in water’, writes