Download e-book for iPad: Blog Theory: Feedback and Capture in the Circuits of Drive by Jodi Dean

By Jodi Dean

Blog Theory bargains a severe conception of latest media. Furthering her account of communicative capitalism, Jodi Dean explores the methods new media practices like running a blog and texting seize their clients in in depth networks of pleasure, creation, and surveillance. Her wide-ranging and theoretically wealthy research extends from her own reviews as a blogger, via media histories, to newly rising social community systems and applications.

Set opposed to the history of the industrial main issue wrought by means of neoliberalism, the booklet engages with contemporary paintings in modern media conception in addition to with thinkers reminiscent of Giorgio Agamben, Jean Baudrillard, man Debord, Jacques Lacan, and Slavoj ?i?ek. via those engagements, Dean defends the provocative thesis that reflexivity in complicated networks is healthier understood through the psychoanalytic idea of the drives. She contends, in addition, that interpreting networks by way of the drives permits us to understand their actual, human size, that's, the sentiments and impacts that embed us within the system.

In remarkably transparent and lucid prose, Dean hyperlinks doubtless trivial and transitory updates from the recent mass tradition of the net to extra basic alterations in subjectivity and politics. daily communicative exchangesÑfrom web publication posts to textual content messagesÑhave frequent results, results that not just undermine capacities for democracy but additionally entrap us in circuits of domination.

Show description

Read Online or Download Blog Theory: Feedback and Capture in the Circuits of Drive PDF

Similar media studies books

Reading the Popular: Volume 2 by John Fiske PDF

This revised version of a now vintage textual content contains a new creation via Henry Jenkins, explaining ‘Why Fiske nonetheless issues’ for today’s scholars, via a dialogue among former Fiske scholars Kevin Glynn, Jonathan grey, and Pamela Wilson at the subject matter of ‘Reading Fiske and realizing the Popular’.

Messe und Ausstellungswesen - Grundbegriffe, Funktionen und - download pdf or read online

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Medienökonomie, -management, notice: 1,3, Hochschule Fresenius; Wien (Medienwirtschaft), Veranstaltung: Medien- und Kommunikationsmanagement, 25 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Kommunikation spielt in unserem Wirtschaftssystem eine zunehmend wichtigere Rolle.

Download PDF by Alexa Robertson: Mediated Cosmopolitanism: The World of Television News

Media energy within the worldwide period has to do with how humans comprehend the realm, their position in it, and their relation to the others who populate it. Making connections with overseas and folks is the paintings of cosmopolitan mind's eye, which includes seeing the area during the eyes of others. during this e-book, Robertson engages with the transforming into literature on cosmopolitanism to handle those matters, combining theoretical debates with an leading edge empirical portal.

Read e-book online Kommunikation aus betriebswirtschaftlicher Perspektive als PDF

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2014 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Medienökonomie, -management, notice: 1,70, Hochschule Osnabrück (Institut für Kommunikationsmanagement), Veranstaltung: review im Kommunikationsmanagement, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: „Aktenzeichen PR-Wert: ungelöst“ - so titelte der „PR file“ 2005 in Anspielung auf die ZDF-Reihe „XY.

Additional info for Blog Theory: Feedback and Capture in the Circuits of Drive

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Blog Theory: Feedback and Capture in the Circuits of Drive by Jodi Dean


by Kenneth
4.5

Rated 4.84 of 5 – based on 32 votes