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Jean Baudrillard : the Defence of the Real.

Author: Rex Butler
Publisher: London : SAGE Publications, 1999.
Series: Core Cultural Theorists series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book goes beyond Baudrillard's writings on consumer objects, the Gulf War and America, to identify the fundamental logic that underpins his writings. It does this through a series of close readings of his main texts, paying particular attention to the form and internal coherence of his arguments. The book is written for all those who want a general introduction to Baudrillard's work, and will also appeal to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Jean Baudrillard; Jean Baudrillard
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rex Butler
ISBN: 9781446265123 1446265129
OCLC Number: 845259258
Description: 1 online resource (192 pages).
Contents: Introduction Reading Baudrillard in His Own TermsSimulationSeductionDoublingConclusion Judging Baudrillard in His Own Terms
Series Title: Core Cultural Theorists series.

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Goes beyond Jean Baudrillard's writings on consumer objects, the Gulf War and America, to identify the fundamental logic that underpins his writings. This title is suitable for all those who want a  Read more...

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