Spirits In The Material World

Spirits In The Material World

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by Gilbert G. Germain
     
 

Gil Germain'sSpirits in the Material World reflects on the vital role technology plays in liberating humankind from the real world of space and time, and examines the broad implications of this development for contemporary society. Germain argues that we ought to be wary of our spiritual sojourn and suggests ways to offset technology's otherworldly impulse.See more details below

Overview

Gil Germain'sSpirits in the Material World reflects on the vital role technology plays in liberating humankind from the real world of space and time, and examines the broad implications of this development for contemporary society. Germain argues that we ought to be wary of our spiritual sojourn and suggests ways to offset technology's otherworldly impulse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739133682
Publisher:
Lexington Books
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. As Real As It Gets: Derrida Chapter 2. Reality Show: Baudrillard Chapter 3. Reality Shows: Virilio Chapter 4. The Fate of the Real: Lyotard Chapter 5. Getting Real(er)

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