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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

Lilti, Antoine - The Invention of Celebrity, ebook

The Invention of Celebrity

Lilti, Antoine

74,60€

  Nor was politics spared this cultural upheaval:  Marie-Antoinette, George Washington, and Napoleon all experienced a political world transformed by the new demands of celebrity.  And when the people suddenly appeared on the revolutionary scene, it was no longer

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…

Paul, Herman - Hayden White, ebook

Hayden White

Paul, Herman

68,40€

This new book offers a clear and accessible exposition of Hayden White's thought. In an engaging and wide-ranging analysis, Herman Paul discusses White's core ideas and traces the development of these ideas from the mid-1950s to the present. Starting…

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