The UberReader: SELECTED WORKS OF AVITAL RONELL

By: Ronell, Avital

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For twenty years Avital Ronell has stood at the forefront of the confrontation between literary study and European philosophy. She has tirelessly investigated the impact of technology on thinking and writing, with groundbreaking work on Heidegger, dependency and drug thetoric, intelligence and artificial intelligence, and the obsession with testing. Admired for her insights and breadth of field, she has attracted a wide readership by writing with guts, candor, and wit. Coyly alluding to Nietzsche's "gay science," The UberReader presents a solid introduction to Avital Ronell's later oeuvre. It includes at least one selection from each of her books, two classic selections from a collection of her early essays (Finitude's Score), previously uncollected interviews and essays, and some of her most powerful published and unpublished talks. An introduction by Diane Davis surveys Ronell's career and the critical response to it thus far. With its combination of brevity and power, this Ronell "primer" will be immensely useful to scholars, students, and teachers throughout the humanities, but particularly to graduate and undergraduate courses in contemporary theory.

Title: The UberReader: SELECTED WORKS OF AVITAL RONELL

Author Name: Ronell, Avital

Categories: Other,

Publisher: University of Illinois Press:

ISBN Number: 0252073118

ISBN Number 13: 9780252073113

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: Z0252073118Z2

Description: 0252073118 Crisp, clean, unread book with some shelfwear and a remainder mark to one edge - NICE