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The dialectics of seeing

Susan Buck-Morss

The dialectics of seeing

Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project

by Susan Buck-Morss

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940,
  • Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940 -- Philosophy,
  • Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940 -- Political and social views,
  • Social problems in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Buck-Morss.
    SeriesStudies in contemporary German social thought
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2603.E455 P334 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 493 p. :
    Number of Pages493
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2208549M
    ISBN 100262022680
    LC Control Number89030870

    These are the three laws of dialectics according to Frederick Engels, a revolutionary thinker and partner of Karl Marx, writing in the s in his book Dialectics of Nature. Engels believed that dialectics was "A very simple process which is taking place everywhere and every day, which any child can understand". Susan Buck-Morss's The Dialectics of Seeing is an ambitious and provocative attempt to deal with Benjamin as a thinker in a historical context without assimi-lating his thought to that context. Her book, many years in the preparation, has a complex structure befitting a complex intention. First, as Buck-Morss exp-.

    Jeffrey Mehlman, "The Dialectics of Seeing: Walter Benjamin and the Arcades Project. Susan Buck-Morss Postmodernism or the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism. Fredric Jameson," The Journal of Modern Hist no. 4 (Dec., ): Get this from a library! The dialectics of seeing: Walter Benjamin and the Arcades project. [Susan Buck-Morss] -- An English reconstruction and analysis of Benjamin's Passagen-Werk.

    Walter Benjamin's magnum opus was a book he did not live to write. In The Dialectics of Seeing, Susan Buck-Morss offers an inventive reconstruction of the Passagen-Werk, or Arcades Project, as it might have taken form. Define dialectics. dialectics synonyms, dialectics pronunciation, dialectics translation, English dictionary definition of dialectics. n. 1. The art or practice of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments. 2. The process especially associated with Hegel of arriving at the.


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