Posthuman Suffering and the Technological Embrace

Posthuman Suffering and the Technological Embrace

by Anthony Miccoli


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780739126332
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 01/25/2010
Pages: 156
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Anthony Miccoli is assistant professor of Communication and Philosophy at Western State College of Colorado.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Acknowledgments xiii

Introduction: Posthuman Assumptions and the Technological Embrace 1

1 Inside Out and Prayers for Recognition 17

2 The Crying of Lot 49 and Posthuman Subjectivity 33

3 Humanism through Technology 53

4 White Noise: Jack Gladney and the Evasion of Responsibility 105

Conclusion: A.I. Artificial Intelligence: Accepting Obsolescence 123

Epilogue 131

Selected Bibliography 135

Index 137

About the Author 141

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