One-dimensional Man: Studies in the Ideology of Advanced Industrial Society
Originally published in 1964, One-Dimensional Man quickly became one of the most important texts in the ensuing decade of radical political change. This second edition, newly introduced by Marcuse scholar Douglas Kellner, presents Marcuse's best-selling work to another generation of readers in the context of contemporary events.
"Marcuse shows himself to be one of the most radical and forceful thinkers of this time." —The Nation
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Introduction to the First Edition
The New Forms of Control
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abstract advanced industrial society alienation analytic analytic philosophy apparatus appears become capitalism capitalist character comprehended concepts concrete consciousness contemporary contradiction Critical Theory critique culture defined destruction dialectical dimension domination Douglas Kellner empirical empiricism established society established universe existence experience facts false consciousness forces Frankfurt Frankfurt School freedom function Gilbert Simondon Hegel Herbert Marcuse historical human Ibid ideological images individual institutions intellectual irrational labor labor power language liberation linguistic analysis logic Marcuse Marcuse's Marxism material matter meaning ment metaphysical modes of thought nature needs negation negative object One-Dimensional operational opposition organization particular philosophy physical political positivism possibilities practice production proposition qualitative change qualities radical realization realm Reason relation repressive Roland Barthes satisfaction scientific scientific method social change specific structure struggle technical progress technological rationality things thinking tion totalitarian transcend transformation translation truth universe of discourse validity