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The Social Life of Reason

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$41.00 • £35.95 • €37.95

ISBN 9780674971783

Publication Date: 10/02/2017


256 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

2 halftones, 3 tables


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  • Preface
  • Introduction: Technology and Human Finitude
  • Method
    • 1. Marx after Foucault
    • 2. Critical Constructivism
    • 3. Concretizing Simondon and Constructivism
  • Application
    • 4. The Internet in Question
  • Theory
    • 5. Reason and Experience in the Age of the Technosystem
    • 6. The Concept of Function in Critical Constructivism
    • 7. The Logic of Protest
  • Conclusion: The Question of Progress
  • Notes
  • Name Index
  • Subject Index

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