Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence download free [PDF and Ebook] by Timothy Morton

Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence download free [PDF and Ebook] by Timothy Morton year 2018
  • Book name: Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence
  • Author: Timothy Morton
  • Release date: 2018/8/10
  • Publisher: COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780231177535
  • Rating: 9.48 of 10
  • Votes: 111
  • Review by: Kai Scully
  • Review rating: 8.03 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/12
  • Total pages: 208
  • Includes a PDF summary of 24 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Timothy Morton argues that ecological awareness in the present Anthropocene era takes the form of a strange loop or M bius strip, twisted to have only one side. Deckard travels this oedipal path in Blade Runner (1982) when he learns that he might be the enemy he has been ordered to pursue. Ecological awareness takes this shape because ecological phenomena have a loop form that is also fundamental to the structure of how things are. The logistics of agricultural society resulted in global warming and hardwired dangerous ideas about life-forms into the human mind. Dark ecology puts us in an uncanny position of radical self-knowledge, illuminating our place in the biosphere and our belonging to a species in a sense that is far less obvious than we like to think. Morton explores the logical foundations of the ecological crisis, which is suffused with the melancholy and negativity of coexistence yet evolving, as we explore its loop form, into something playful, anarchic, and comedic. His work is a skilled fusion of humanities and scientific scholarship, incorporating the theories and findings of philosophy, anthropology, literature, ecology, biology, and physics. Morton hopes to reestablish our ties to nonhuman beings and to help us rediscover the playfulness and joy that can brighten the dark, strange loop we traverse.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H23M12S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Global Warming, Ethics & Moral Philosophy, Literary Theory, Conservation Of The Environment, Western Philosophy, From C 1900 -
  • Available formats: WORD, PDF, EPUB, FB2, DOC, TXT, AZW, TCR. Compressed in CBZ, RAR, RPM, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 22.32 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x210x15.24mm
  • Weight: 226.8g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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