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The parallax view

Author: Slavoj Žižek
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT, 2009.
Series: Short circuits.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author theorises the 'parallax gap' in the ontological, the scientific, and the political, and rehabilitates dialectical materialism. The text describes parallax as the apparent displacement of an object, caused by a change in observational position. It focuses on three main modes of parallax.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Slavoj Žižek
ISBN: 9780262512688 0262512688
OCLC Number: 262881421
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: ix, 434 p. 23 cm.
Series Title: Short circuits.
Responsibility: Slavoj Žižek.

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In Zizek's long-awaited magnum opus, he theorizes the "parallax gap" in the ontological, the scientific, and the political--and rehabilitates dialectical materialism.  Read more...

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