The Ecstasy of Communication / Edition 1

The Ecstasy of Communication / Edition 1

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by Jean Baudrillard, Bernard Schütze, Caroline Schütze
     
 

ISBN-10: 0936756365

ISBN-13: 9780936756363

Pub. Date: 06/01/1988

Publisher: Semiotexte/Smart Art

Baudrillard leaves behind his older and better-known concept of the "simulacrum" and tackles the new problem of digital technology acquiring organicity.

Overview

Baudrillard leaves behind his older and better-known concept of the "simulacrum" and tackles the new problem of digital technology acquiring organicity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780936756363
Publisher:
Semiotexte/Smart Art
Publication date:
06/01/1988
Series:
Semiotext(e) / Foreign Agents Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x (h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword: Baudrillard, the Ghost 9

Introduction 17

1 The Ecstasy of Communication 19

2 Rituals of Transparency 31

3 Metamorphosis, Metaphor, Metastasis 43

4 Seduction, or The Superficial Abyss 51

5 From the System of Objects to the Destiny of the Object 65

6 Why Theory? 79

Conclusion 83

Notes 85

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The Ecstasy of Communication 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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incredibly provocative depiction of communication in the 21st Century. on the edge, poignant theoretical suggestions designed to reshape the ways in which we perceive our present and future methods of connecting with the-other.