skip to content
Death and mastery : psychoanalytic drive theory and the subject of late capitalism Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Death and mastery : psychoanalytic drive theory and the subject of late capitalism

Author: Benjamin Y Fong
Publisher: New York (N.Y.) : Columbia university press, cop. 2016.
Series: New directions in critical theory
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Fong reconstructs the psychoanalytic "foundation stone" of critical theory in an effort to once again think together the possibility of psychic and social transformation. Fong complicates the famous  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Y Fong
ISBN: 9780231176682 0231176686
OCLC Number: 999902138
Notes: Bibliogr. p. [201]-217. Index.
Description: 1 vol. (X-226 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction: In Defense of Drive Theory Part One: Dream 1. Death, Mastery, and the Origins of Life: Sigmund Freud's Strange Proposal Part Two: Interpretation 2. Between Need and Dread: Hans Loewald and the Primordial Density 3. Aggressivity in Psychoanalysis (Reprised): Jacques Lacan and the Genesis of Omnipotence Part Three: Working Through 4. The Psyche in Late Capitalism I: Theodor Adorno, Max Horkheimer, and the Crisis of Internalization 5. The Psyche in Late Capitalism II: Herbert Marcuse and the Technological Lure Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: New directions in critical theory
Responsibility: Benjamin Y. Fong.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Benjamin Fong offers the most cogent and compelling case I've encountered in defense of the death drive, showing that it should not be equated with violence and destruction but, to the contrary, seen Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/999902138> # Death and mastery : psychoanalytic drive theory and the subject of late capitalism
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "999902138" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York (N.Y.)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Topic/agressivite> ; # Agressivité
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Topic/capitalisme_aspect_psychologique> ; # Capitalisme--Aspect psychologique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Topic/pulsion_de_mort> ; # Pulsion de mort
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Person/fong_benjamin_y> ; # Benjamin Y. Fong
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "op." ;
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3900066234> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Series/new_directions_in_critical_theory> ; # New directions in critical theory
   schema:name "Death and mastery : psychoanalytic drive theory and the subject of late capitalism" ;
   schema:productID "999902138" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/999902138#PublicationEvent/new_york_n_y_columbia_university_press_cop_2016> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Agent/columbia_university_press> ; # Columbia university press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780231176682> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/999902138> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Agent/columbia_university_press> # Columbia university press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Columbia university press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Person/fong_benjamin_y> # Benjamin Y. Fong
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Fong" ;
   schema:givenName "Benjamin Y." ;
   schema:name "Benjamin Y. Fong" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Place/new_york_n_y> # New York (N.Y.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York (N.Y.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Series/new_directions_in_critical_theory> # New directions in critical theory
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/999902138> ; # Death and mastery : psychoanalytic drive theory and the subject of late capitalism
   schema:name "New directions in critical theory" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3900066234#Topic/capitalisme_aspect_psychologique> # Capitalisme--Aspect psychologique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Capitalisme--Aspect psychologique" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780231176682>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0231176686" ;
   schema:isbn "9780231176682" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/999902138>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/999902138> ; # Death and mastery : psychoanalytic drive theory and the subject of late capitalism
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-09" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.