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The Resource Critical social theory : culture, society and critique, Tim Dant

Critical social theory : culture, society and critique, Tim Dant

Label
Critical social theory : culture, society and critique
Title
Critical social theory
Title remainder
culture, society and critique
Statement of responsibility
Tim Dant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dant, Tim
Dewey number
301.01
Index
index present
LC call number
B809.3
LC item number
.D368 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Critical theory
  • Social sciences
Label
Critical social theory : culture, society and critique, Tim Dant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Criticism by theory. Introduction: To criticise ; Critique ; Marx: Alienation ; Freud: Discontent ; Culture and critique ; Further reading -- Culture as myth. Ancient myth in modern culture ; Adorno and Horkheimer: myth versus enlightenment ; Freud: dreams and myth ; Lefebvre: myth and publicity ; Barthes: myth and ideology ; Baudrillard: reality and illusion ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Work and non-work. Marx: work as species-being ; Arendt: toil and trouble ; Adorno and Horkheimer: work and culture ; Marcuse: one-dimensional society ; Gorz: the dual society ; Touraine: the programmed society ; Baudrillard: the end of production ; Lazzarato: immaterial labour ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- The critique of everyday life. Adorno and Horkheimer: the loss of individuality ; Marcuse: false needs of consumption ; Lefebvre: alienation and disalienation ; Certeau: strategies and tactics ; Baudrillard: objects and consumption ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Sex and sexuality. Freud: sex and death ; Lefebvre: dissatisfaction ; Adorno and Horkheimer: sex and rationality ; Marcuse: the 'performance principle' ; Barthes: sex as love ; Baudrillard: seduction and the death of sex ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Art and entertainment. Adorno and Horkheimer: the culture identity ; Benjamin: the mechanical reproduction of culture ; Marcuse: art as liberation ; Lefebvre: representing the quotidian ; Barthes: reading culture ; Baudrillard: culture as simulation ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Knowledge, action and politics. Horkheimer: the origins of critical theory ; Marcuse: from dialects to aesthetics ; Lefebvre: the primary of everyday life ; Benjamin and Barthes: history as the past in the present ; Baudrillard: the critique of repressive simulation ; Gorz and Tourraine: return of the subject of politics ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- The idea of a critical theory. Social change ; The idea of a critical theory ; Further reading
Control code
53030804
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780761954798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Critical social theory : culture, society and critique, Tim Dant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Criticism by theory. Introduction: To criticise ; Critique ; Marx: Alienation ; Freud: Discontent ; Culture and critique ; Further reading -- Culture as myth. Ancient myth in modern culture ; Adorno and Horkheimer: myth versus enlightenment ; Freud: dreams and myth ; Lefebvre: myth and publicity ; Barthes: myth and ideology ; Baudrillard: reality and illusion ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Work and non-work. Marx: work as species-being ; Arendt: toil and trouble ; Adorno and Horkheimer: work and culture ; Marcuse: one-dimensional society ; Gorz: the dual society ; Touraine: the programmed society ; Baudrillard: the end of production ; Lazzarato: immaterial labour ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- The critique of everyday life. Adorno and Horkheimer: the loss of individuality ; Marcuse: false needs of consumption ; Lefebvre: alienation and disalienation ; Certeau: strategies and tactics ; Baudrillard: objects and consumption ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Sex and sexuality. Freud: sex and death ; Lefebvre: dissatisfaction ; Adorno and Horkheimer: sex and rationality ; Marcuse: the 'performance principle' ; Barthes: sex as love ; Baudrillard: seduction and the death of sex ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Art and entertainment. Adorno and Horkheimer: the culture identity ; Benjamin: the mechanical reproduction of culture ; Marcuse: art as liberation ; Lefebvre: representing the quotidian ; Barthes: reading culture ; Baudrillard: culture as simulation ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- Knowledge, action and politics. Horkheimer: the origins of critical theory ; Marcuse: from dialects to aesthetics ; Lefebvre: the primary of everyday life ; Benjamin and Barthes: history as the past in the present ; Baudrillard: the critique of repressive simulation ; Gorz and Tourraine: return of the subject of politics ; Conclusions ; Summary ; Further reading -- The idea of a critical theory. Social change ; The idea of a critical theory ; Further reading
Control code
53030804
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780761954798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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