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The Resource Marking time : on the anthropology of the contemporary, Paul Rabinow

Marking time : on the anthropology of the contemporary, Paul Rabinow

Label
Marking time : on the anthropology of the contemporary
Title
Marking time
Title remainder
on the anthropology of the contemporary
Statement of responsibility
Paul Rabinow
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rabinow, Paul
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthropology
  • Contemporary, The
Label
Marking time : on the anthropology of the contemporary, Paul Rabinow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-145) and index
Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • On the Anthropology of the Contemporary.
  • p. 1
  • Inquiry.
  • p. 6
  • Elements.
  • p. 7
  • Legitimacy of the Contemporary
  • 2000: Drosophila Lessons.
  • p. 14
  • Future of Human Nature.
  • p. 20
  • Bio-ethics: The Question Concerning Humanism.
  • p. 22
  • Nature.
  • p. 25
  • Security, Danger, Risk.
  • p. 26
  • Contemporary Formations.
  • p. 28
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 29
  • Adjacency
  • Timing.
  • p. 35
  • Situating: Tolerance and Benevolence.
  • p. 36
  • Telos: A Zone of Discomfort.
  • p. 44
  • Untimely Work.
  • p. 48
  • Observation
  • Bildung.
  • p. 54
  • Observing the Future.
  • p. 57
  • Responsibility to Ignorance.
  • p. 60
  • Observing Observers Observing.
  • p. 62
  • Observing First-order Observers.
  • p. 64
  • Chronicling Observation.
  • p. 66
  • Original History.
  • p. 67
  • Writing Things: Deietic Not Epideictic.
  • p. 69
  • Vehement Contemporaries
  • Rugged Terrain.
  • p. 78
  • Elements of a Contemporary Moral Landscape.
  • p. 80
  • Genomics as Ethical Terrain.
  • p. 81
  • Agon in the Genomic Terrain.
  • p. 84
  • Thumos: Appropriate Anger.
  • p. 90
  • Vehement Contemporaries.
  • p. 98
  • Marking Time: Gerhard Richter
  • Contemporary Modern.
  • p. 101
  • Biotechnical Forms.
  • p. 103
  • Richter: Double Negations.
  • p. 106
  • Art Critics and Others.
  • p. 106
  • Our Contemporary.
  • p. 108
  • Nature.
  • p. 109
  • Photography.
  • p. 112
  • Marking Time.
  • p. 116
  • Abstract Images.
  • p. 119
  • Remediation.
  • p. 122
  • Objects.
  • p. 124
  • Remedation.
  • p. 127
  • Notes.
  • p. 129
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 141
  • Index.
  • p. 147
Control code
ocm85485213
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 149 p.
Isbn
9780691133621
Lccn
2007008388
Label
Marking time : on the anthropology of the contemporary, Paul Rabinow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-145) and index
Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • On the Anthropology of the Contemporary.
  • p. 1
  • Inquiry.
  • p. 6
  • Elements.
  • p. 7
  • Legitimacy of the Contemporary
  • 2000: Drosophila Lessons.
  • p. 14
  • Future of Human Nature.
  • p. 20
  • Bio-ethics: The Question Concerning Humanism.
  • p. 22
  • Nature.
  • p. 25
  • Security, Danger, Risk.
  • p. 26
  • Contemporary Formations.
  • p. 28
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 29
  • Adjacency
  • Timing.
  • p. 35
  • Situating: Tolerance and Benevolence.
  • p. 36
  • Telos: A Zone of Discomfort.
  • p. 44
  • Untimely Work.
  • p. 48
  • Observation
  • Bildung.
  • p. 54
  • Observing the Future.
  • p. 57
  • Responsibility to Ignorance.
  • p. 60
  • Observing Observers Observing.
  • p. 62
  • Observing First-order Observers.
  • p. 64
  • Chronicling Observation.
  • p. 66
  • Original History.
  • p. 67
  • Writing Things: Deietic Not Epideictic.
  • p. 69
  • Vehement Contemporaries
  • Rugged Terrain.
  • p. 78
  • Elements of a Contemporary Moral Landscape.
  • p. 80
  • Genomics as Ethical Terrain.
  • p. 81
  • Agon in the Genomic Terrain.
  • p. 84
  • Thumos: Appropriate Anger.
  • p. 90
  • Vehement Contemporaries.
  • p. 98
  • Marking Time: Gerhard Richter
  • Contemporary Modern.
  • p. 101
  • Biotechnical Forms.
  • p. 103
  • Richter: Double Negations.
  • p. 106
  • Art Critics and Others.
  • p. 106
  • Our Contemporary.
  • p. 108
  • Nature.
  • p. 109
  • Photography.
  • p. 112
  • Marking Time.
  • p. 116
  • Abstract Images.
  • p. 119
  • Remediation.
  • p. 122
  • Objects.
  • p. 124
  • Remedation.
  • p. 127
  • Notes.
  • p. 129
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 141
  • Index.
  • p. 147
Control code
ocm85485213
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 149 p.
Isbn
9780691133621
Lccn
2007008388

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