Symbolic Exchange and Death
SAGE, 2016年12月15日 - 280 頁
Jean Baudrillard is one of the most celebrated and most controversial of contemporary social theorists. This major work occupies a central place in the rethinking of the humanities and social sciences around the idea of postmodernism.
This English translation begins with a new introductory essay.
第 1 到 5 筆結果，共 57 筆
The Extradition of the Dead 1. Survival, or the Equivalent to Death 2. The Ghetto Beyond the Grave 3. Death Power 2. The Exchange of Death in the Primitive Order 1. Symbolic/Real/Imaginary 2. The Inevitable Exchange 3.
This does not mean, however, that there has been no revolutionary resistance to capital, or that such resistance is dead. Because symbolic reversal is blocked the system is continuously under threat as it attempts to impose its semiotic ...
In the next chapter, on death, Baudrillard presents a genealogy of the dead, the destruction of the original unities of life and death and the rituals which integrated the relations between generations in traditional societies.
Determinacy is dead, indeterminacy holds sway. There has been an extermination (in the literal sense of the word) of the real of production and the real of signification.1 I indicated this structural revolution of the law of value in ...
The pathos of growth itself is dead, since noone believes any longer in the pathos of production, whose final, paranoid and panicstricken tumescence it was. Today these codes are detumescent. It remains, however, more necessary than ...