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The university of disaster

Author: Paul Virilio; Julie Rose
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, ©2010.
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The world of the future will be a tighter and tighter struggle against the limits of our intelligence', announced Norbert Wiener. On top of such confinement, today we are faced not only with the greenhouse effect of global warming but also that of incarceration within the tighter and tighter limits of an accelerating sphere, a dromosphere, where depletion of the time distances involved in the geodiversity of the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Virilio, Paul.
University of disaster.
Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, ©2010
(OCoLC)758477593
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Virilio; Julie Rose
ISBN: 9780745645049 0745645046 9780745645056 0745645054
OCLC Number: 320315347
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Translated from the French.
Description: 166 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Intuition ---
The waiting room ---
Photosensitive inertia ---
The university of disaster ---
Revelation.
Other Titles: Université du désastre.
Responsibility: Paul Virilio ; translated by Julie Rose.

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