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Technologies of Critique

Willy Thayer

Abstract

Critique—a program of thought as well as a disposition toward the world—is a crucial resource for politics and thought today, yet it is again and again instrumentalized by institutional frames and captured by market logics. This book elaborates a critical practice that eludes such capture. Building on Chile's history of dissident artists and the central entangling of politics and aesthetics, the book engages continental philosophical traditions, from Aristotle, Descartes and Heidegger through Walter Benjamin and Gilles Deleuze, and in implicit conversation with the Judith Butler, Roberto Espos ... More

Keywords: critique, politics, thought, Chile, philosophical tradition, technologies, art, media, socio-political life

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780823286744
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: September 2020 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823286744.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Willy Thayer, author
Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educacion

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