Passwords

Passwords

by Jean Baudrillard

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781844676767
Publisher: Verso Books
Publication date: 01/10/2011
Series: Radical Thinkers Series
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 92
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Jean Baudrillard (1929–2007) began teaching sociology at the Université de Paris-X in 1966. He retired from academia in 1987 to write books and travel until his death in 2007. His many works include Simulations and Simulacra, America, The Perfect Crime, The System of Objects, Passwords, The Transparency of Evil, The Spirit of Terrorism, and Fragments, among others.

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Introductionxi
The Object1
Value7
Symbolic Exchange13
Seduction19
The Obscene25
The Transparency of Evil31
The Virtual37
Randomness43
Chaos49
The End53
The Perfect Crime59
Destiny65
Impossible Exchange71
Duality79
Thought83
The Last Word89

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