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Pure War: Twenty-Five Years Later

Paul Virilio, Sylvère Lotringer ; translated by Mark Polizzotti ; postscript 1997 translated by Brian O'Keffe ; postscript 2007 translated by Philip Beitchman
Format
Book
Published
Los Angeles, CA : Semiotext(e) ; Cambridge, Mass. : Distributed by MIT Press, c2008.
Language
Translated from the French
Series
Semiotext(e) foreign agents series
ISBN
9781584350590 (pbk.), 1584350598 (pbk.)
Contents
  • The space of war
  • The time of war
  • Technology and trans-politics
  • Fragmentation and technology
  • Speed and the military
  • Deterrence and freedom of movement
  • The colonization of time
  • Cinema and resistance
  • Endo-colonization and the state-as-destiny
  • The production of destruction
  • The war-machine and death
  • Pacifism and the regression of politics
  • The north-south inversion
  • The fatal couple and the supreme idol
  • Postscript 1997: Infowar
  • Postscript 2007: War on the cities.
Description
253 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
  • Previous ed.: 1997.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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