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."
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The New Forms of Control
The Closing of the Political Universe
The Closing of the Universe of Discourse
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abstract advanced industrial society analytic philosophy apparatus appears automation become behavior character comprehended concepts concrete consciousness contemporary contradiction critical critical theory culture defined destruction desublimation dialectical dimension domination empirical empiricism established reality established society established universe existence experience facts false consciousness forces formal logic freedom function Gilbert Simondon historical human Ibid idea ideological images individual industrial civilization industrial society instrument intellectual irrational labor labor power language liberation linguistic analysis material matter meaning ment metaphysical modes of thought nature needs negation negative object ontological operational organization particular philosophy physical political possible practice production proposition qualitative change qualities realization realm Reason relation repressive Roland Barthes satisfaction scientific scientific method social specific structure struggle technical progress technological rationality theory things thinking tion totalitarian transcend transformation translation truth universe of discourse validity W. V. O. Quine whole