Improper life : technology and biopolitics from Heidegger to Agamben (eBook, 2011) []
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Improper life : technology and biopolitics from Heidegger to Agamben

Improper life : technology and biopolitics from Heidegger to Agamben

Author: Timothy C Campbell
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2011.
Series: Posthumanities, 18.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

How biopolitics can get beyond its obsession with death


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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Campbell, Timothy C.
Improper life.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011017140
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy C Campbell
ISBN: 9780816674640 0816674647 9780816674657 0816674655 9780816678433 081667843X
OCLC Number: 929410021
Notes: "Portions ... appeared originally in Italian as Vita impropria"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 189 p).
Contents: Preface: bios between thanatos and techn? --
Divisions of the proper: Heidegger, technology, and the biopolitical --
The dispositifs of thanatopolitics: improper writing and life --
Barely breathing: Sloterdijk's immunitary biopolitics --
Practicing bios: attention and play as techn?
Series Title: Posthumanities, 18.
Other Titles: Vita impropria.
Responsibility: Timothy C. Campbell.


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"Broadening biopower beyond its Nazi encampments in order to build a critique of liberalism, Timothy C. Campbell argues that modern politics captures life through invasive technologies of Read more...

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