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Author Groĭs, Boris.
Uniform Title Unter Verdacht. English
Title Under suspicion : a phenomenology of the media / Boris Groys ; translated by Carsten Strathausen.
Published New York : Columbia University Press, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor3  N7445.4 .G7613 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxviii, 199 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Columbia themes in philosophy, social criticism, and the arts
Columbia themes in philosophy, social criticism, and the arts.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-192) and index.
Contents The submedial subject and the flux of signs -- The truth of the medial and the state of exception -- The media-ontological suspicion and philosophical skepticism -- The phenomenology of medial sincerity -- The gaze of the other -- The medium becomes the message -- The case of exception and the truth of the medial -- Marcel Mauss: symbolic exchange or civilization under water -- Claude Lévi-Strauss: mana or the floating signifier -- Georges Bataille: the potlatch with the sun -- Jacques Derrida: the lack of time and its ghosts -- Jean-François Lyotard: the roller-coaster of the sublime -- The time of signs -- Suspicion is the medium.
Subject Art -- Philosophy.
Aesthetics, Modern -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780231146180 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231146183 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231518499 (ebook)
0231518498 (ebook)
OCLC number 762135191