Viroid Life: Perspectives on Nietzsche and the Transhuman Condition (Hardback)Keith Ansell Pearson (author)
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In a series of six fascinating perspectives, he links Nietzsche's thought with the issues at stake in contemporary conceptions of evolution from the biological to the technological. Viroid Life; Perspectives on Nietzsche and the Transhuman Condition considers the hybrid, 'inhuman' character of our future with the aid of Nietzsche's philosophy. Keith Ansell Pearson contrasts Nietzsche and Darwin before introducing the more recent figures such as Giles Deleuze and Guy Debord to sketch a new thinking of technics and machines and stress the ambiguous character of our 'machine enslavement'.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 476 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 23 mm
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