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Published by Semiotext(e) .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Popular culture,
  • Social & political philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • Philosophy / Political,
  • Political,
  • History,
  • Revolutions,
  • Social change,
  • Speed

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsBenjamin Bratton (Introduction)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8793209M
ISBN 101584350407
ISBN 109781584350408

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