Vibrant Matter

Author: Jane Bennett
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822391627
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In Vibrant Matter the political theorist Jane Bennett, renowned for her work on nature, ethics, and affect, shifts her focus from the human experience of things to things themselves.

New Materialisms

Author: Diana Coole
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822392992
Size: 57.97 MB
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By gathering essays that exemplify the new thinking about matter and processes of materialization, this important collection shows how scholars are reworking older materialist traditions, contemporary theoretical debates, and advances in ...

Meeting The Universe Halfway

Author: Karen Barad
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822339175
Size: 32.82 MB
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In this book Karen Barad puts her expertise in feminist studies and quantum physics to superb use, offering agential realism as an important alternative to representationalism.

Designing The Olympics

Author: Jilly Traganou
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317226364
Size: 15.62 MB
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Thoreau S Nature

Author: Jane Bennett
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742521414
Size: 50.84 MB
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Thoreau's Nature: Ethics, Politics, and the Wild explores how Thoreau crafted a life open to 'the Wild, ' a term that marks the startling element of foreignness in every object of experience, however familiar.


Author: Daniel Miller
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822386712
Size: 72.48 MB
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Humans are defined, to an extraordinary degree, by their expressions of immaterial ideals through material forms. The essays in Materiality explore varied manifestations of materiality from ancient times to the present.

Becoming Undone

Author: Elizabeth Grosz
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822350718
Size: 32.96 MB
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Elizabeth Grosz addresses three related concepts—life, politics, and art—by exploring the implications of Charles Darwin s account of the evolution of species.

The Enchantment Of Modern Life

Author: Jane Bennett
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691088136
Size: 33.83 MB
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The core strength of this book lies in the way it draws the reader to entertain a distinctively different way of experiencing the world. No small achievement.

We Have Never Been Modern

Author: Bruno Latour
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674076753
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A summation of the work of one of the most influential and provocative interpreters of science, it aims at saving what is good and valuable in modernity and replacing the rest with a broader, fairer, and finer sense of possibility.