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White Holes and the Visualization of the Body


Paić, Žarko
White Holes and the Visualization of the Body, London-New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019 (monografija) doi:10.1007/978-3-030-14467-8


Naslov
White Holes and the Visualization of the Body

Autori
Paić, Žarko

Vrsta, podvrsta i kategorija knjige
Autorske knjige, monografija, znanstvena

Izdavač
Palgrave Macmillan

Grad
London-New York

Godina
2019

Stranica
194

ISBN
978-3-030-14466-1

Ključne riječi
White Holes, Visualization of the Body, Aesthetics, Technosphere, Corporeal Turn

Sažetak
This book builds on the works of Artaud and Deleuze, setting forth a different way of thinking on the body through the use of a whole new set of conceptual tools. Paić argues that the human body has become obsolete in relation to the development of cybernetics and artificial intelligence, proposing that it can be understood neither as a bare thing nor a machine, but instead as an event. The concept of White Holes serves both as a metaphor and as a guide for understanding constellations such as the visualization of the body, the corporeal turn, fascination with the digital image, and the technosphere. Through visualization of the body, we reach out to a space of singularity of thought that is not a description of reality, but rather its aesthetic construction. Leading a paradigm shift after the end of metaphysics in cybernetics, Paić argues that phenomenology and psychoanalysis can no longer be credible theoretical orientations for deep insight into what happens when artificial life takes over what remains of the body's immanence.

Izvorni jezik
Engleski

Znanstvena područja
Filozofija, Znanost o umjetnosti, Interdisciplinarne humanističke znanosti



POVEZANOST RADA


Ustanove
Tekstilno-tehnološki fakultet, Zagreb

Autor s matičnim brojem:
Žarko Paić, (172400)

Časopis indeksira:


  • Current Contents Connect (CCC)
  • Web of Science Core Collection (WoSCC)
    • Book Citation Index - Science (BKCI-S)
    • Book Citation Index - Social Sciences & Humanities (BKCI-SSH)
  • Scopus


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