El Acoso de las Fantasias (English, Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Slavoj Zizek ; ; Psychology, Social sciences, Books. 15 Dec Get this from a. El Acoso de las Fantasias (English, Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Slavoj Zizek ; ; Psychology, Social sciences, Books. Slavoj Žižek is, without doubt, one of the most stimulating and vibrant thinkers of our time, .. Para el concepto de «sujeto-supuesto-saber», véase el capítulo 3.

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With the advent of tracking and the sharing of personal information to perform functions and use services online, the internet is not the anonymous free-for-all we once popularly understood it to acosp.

This is something I’d never considered before but now it’s very clear to me. Builds off The Sublime Object of Ideology.

The Plague of Fantasies never abandoned its grip. Nov 23, Anne Hathaway rated it it was amazing. A Philosophy of Nature. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. Not sure if that matters.

The Plague of Fantasies

Paperbackpages. Fantasy seems to, once again, be slipping back into the underside of ideology, in my humble opinion Found myself losing slvoj of his precise argument, if one existed.

The true nightmare is not what occurs when fantasy takes hold and is given free reign, but when the fantastical structure is pulled from under our feet, leaving the subject with nothing but the constituent parts of a zozek which are no longer cohesive Some features of WorldCat will not be available.

Even not knowing a whole lot about some of the theories he references often having Wikipedia open helps I was able to follow most of it. The ‘real life’ timid subject goes out and represses their desires in order to function cooperatively in society. Make these simple, inexpensive changes to your diet and sta Sponsored Products are advertisements for products sold by merchants on Amazon.

The most important ideas in this book were, I think, the idea that we build slqvoj fantasies in our heads of what a person’s character is like based on what we perceive from their actions, this is the essence of our relationships with other people.


There is a lot to enjoy here, but his roving and capacious text seems to arbitrarily attempt to integrate anecdotes and pop-cultural examples one after the other, when perhaps a more sparse explanation would suffice to support his claims.

Well, the problem has been articulated. The ontology of shit. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Apr 14, Leon Sandler rated it really liked it. The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? It is strange, then, that the sometimes terrible writing and some of the most theoretically uninteresting ideas are the ones that have been picked up by critics, mostly Marxists.

One of the key points I think is that it’s not in the best interests of our relationships with the people we know to see these fantasies broken. Yet, the split between virtual reality and real life is not lad profound as it was.

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Please enter the message. Overall, a very important look at the material conditions of ideology. Learn more about Amazon Prime. The E-mail Address es field is required. AmazonGlobal El acoso de las fantasias zizek Orders Internationally. In an interview with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now!

El Acoso de las Fantasias (English, Spanish, Paperback)

Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. A paradox among many, perhaps it is this bewilderment amplified by technology and ICTs which leaves us unable to formulate a strong alternative to global capital. The harsh truth is that an alternative might have to acknowledge its own limitations, and might well be violent, whether that violence results in physical harm or material loss, or is the psychic violence which must occur, a violence so psychologically traumatic that our fantasies are truly reoriented to frame a new ideology which would render the current one inoperable, meaningless.

The last pages is comprised of 3 appendices which are, perhaps, a bit indulgent on literature, on music, and on kant vs hegel ; however, they nonetheless contain insight into Zizek’s valuable revelations however padded they may be. fanhasias


He’s also a master bullshitter. If you’re interested in Lacan, it can help sort him out, but you need a lot of Lacan to keep your grip on this book. Sin Modern philosophy is such a sad, sad thing. Amazon Global Store Axoso International products have separate terms, are sold from abroad and lad slvaoj from local products, including fit, age ratings, and language of product, labeling or instructions. When you click on a Sponsored Product ad, you will be taken to an Amazon detail page where you can learn more about the product and purchase it.

Most of the book is a struggle but the sections on the internet and the displaced subject are amazing. Maybe not the best summation of Plague of Fantasies I could come up with, but there is some notion that our frequent zizeek from the established order of things often fall short.

Finally, his explication of the phallus as a signifier and prosthesis anticipates work done in gender studies on Lacan.

The Plague of Fantasies by Slavoj Žižek

Instead, the paradox of ‘displaced’ meaning is originary, that is, not standing in for some sort of more ‘crucial’ human relationship. I’ll go for a ride if the writing’s sharp and smart and interesting, and when I’m done, maybe I’ll say it’s all hard to buy, or just take pieces of the theory. Cancel Forgot your password? Spanish View all editions and formats. One of the things I liked about this book is that Zizek goes through a lot of the concepts he discusses in The Reality of the Virtual and Zizek!