Posthuman Glossary download free [PDF and Ebook] by Rosi Braidotti

Posthuman Glossary download free [PDF and Ebook] by Rosi Braidotti year 2018
  • Book name: Posthuman Glossary
  • Author: Rosi Braidotti
  • Release date: 2018/10/24
  • Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9781350030251
  • Rating: 9.6 of 10
  • Votes: 529
  • Review by: Whitney Rico
  • Review rating: 7.64 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/1
  • Total pages: 576
  • Includes a PDF summary of 62 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: If art, science, and the humanities have shared one thing, it was their common engagement with constructions and representations of the human. Under the pressure of new contemporary concerns, however, we are experiencing a 'posthuman condition'; the combination of new developments-such as the neoliberal economics of global capitalism, migration, technological advances, environmental destruction on a mass scale, the perpetual war on terror and extensive security systems- with a troublesome reiteration of old, unresolved problems that mean the concept of the human as we had previously known it has undergone dramatic transformations.The Posthuman Glossary is a volume providing an outline of the critical terms of posthumanity in present-day artistic and intellectual work. It builds on the broad thematic topics of Anthropocene/Capitalocene, eco-sophies, digital activism, algorithmic cultures and security and the inhuman. It outlines potential artistic, intellectual, and activist itineraries of working through the complex reality of the `posthuman condition', and creates an understanding of the altered meanings of art vis-a-vis critical present-day developments. It bridges missing links across disciplines, terminologies, constituencies and critical communities. This original work will unlock the terms of the posthuman for students and researchers alike.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 28H
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Social & Political Philosophy, Western Philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, C 500 To C 1600, Philosophy Of Mind, Literary Studies: General, Art Theory, Ethics & Moral Philosophy, Human Geography
  • Available formats: EPUB, PRC, DOC, PDF, RB, ODT, WORD, TXT. Compressed in TBZ, ARJ, DMG, RAR, ZIP, TAR.GZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 60.92 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x38.1mm
  • Weight: 1,258g
  • Printed by: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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