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Powers of the Rational: Science, Technology, and the Future of Thought

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Why has science placed itself almost exclusively in the service of power? Can the rational avoid being appropriated by a kind of "hyperpower"? Do other possibilities exist for the future of thought? Dominique Janicaud addresses the menacing explosion of power in contemporary life. Starting with a critical reflection upon the origins of the rational, he combines a phenomeno ...more
Hardcover, 286 pages
Published January 1st 1994 by Indiana University Press
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