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I located an English translation of this text by Jordan Levinson on Scribd. Zaratruta rated it it was amazing Feb 28, Theology to Counter-Utopia, Daniel W. Paperback96 pages.
Connor Grogan rated it really liked klossowsski Jan 26, But such is the mad game of writing, I suppose. Monnale Sade to reframe Marx and Fourier to rethink Freud, Klossowski’s two essays in this volume revealed heretofore unappreciated dimensions of the roles played by desire and pleasure in the economics of industrial production that have continued kloszowski inspire theorists interested in the economic relations between affects and needs.
It offers an analysis of economic production as a mechanism of psychic production of desires and is a key work from this often overlooked but wonderfully creative French thinker.
Numeraire as possessing human beings as commodities, a living currency, decentred through desire monnaiw voluptuous emotion; critique of Marquis de Sade’s object perversion through obsessive fantasy to obtain this repetitive ideal. Living Currency is the first English translation of Klossowski’s La monnaie vivante. Hermes rated it really liked it Nov 14, No trivia or quizzes yet. Refresh and try again. Joana Caeiro rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Mathieu Pln-Lmrr rated it liked it May 05, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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The Living Currency: After Pierre Klossowski, staged by Pierre Bal-Blanc — Galerie
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Those who do not sell themselves as objects are considered worthless, enables violence against them. Rodrigo Pereira rated it really liked it Nov 27, Robert Something rated it really liked it Nov 27, The Living Currency is his most intriguing and premonitory book, bringing together insights from Sade, Fourier, Marx, Nietzsche, Keynes, and Freud to explore how industrial or postindustrial economies are based not on the distribution of goods, but on the circulation of desires and fantasies, and how bodies are primarily objects of voluptuous consumption and libidinal exchange too.
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Louis-Jean Levasseur rated it it was amazing Nov 19, Therein lies the principal evaluation of this emotion: Here is a text that radically changed the agenda for Foucault, Deleuze, and many other French thinkers in the last quarter of the twentieth century, and there is every chance it will do the same for international audiences in the first quarter of the twenty-first. It also concerns me that my thoughts on this work and Guyotat’s Eden Eden Eden are going to become interpenetrated and co-parasitized by one another.
The mechanism’s of voluptuous emotion are through sublimation of existing preferences or increasing in fantasy value through object perversioncontributing to total expansive commodification whose subjects identify themselves through the empire’s apparatus whose medium is numeraire. Published October by Rivages first published To ask other readers questions about La monnaie vivanteplease sign up. Phillip rated it really liked it Oct 20, Want to Read saving…. The emotional value accorded the use of a phantasm by a pulsional force only occurs with this use, in the same way that the use of a phantasm in perversion to procure emotion precisely depends on its being non-exch Pretty good summary here on page 81; “It is the very same interpretative capacity of the preliminary emotion that first instigated the deduction from the instinct to procreate.
I am currently in the process of making my notes on this work amd collecting my thoughts. La monnaie vivante by Pierre Klossowski. Anton rated it it was amazing May 05, After reading it a few more times, I know it is the best book of our times.
Trivia About La monnaie vivante. Hopefully I will get to writing a review soon. And whatever physiological unity the individual might eventually attain, in his physical appearance, is is still no match for the constraint of being under the exclusive control of phantasm. Phinehas rated it really liked it Mar 25, The emotional value accorded the use of a phantasm by a pulsional force only occurs with this use, in the same way that the use of a phantasm in perversion to procure emotion precisely depends on its being non-exchangeable.
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Pedro Miguel rated it liked it Jul 23, Return to Book Page. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The pulsional force thus deducted then supplies the material for a phantasm, which is a ‘fabricated’ object. Pretty good summary here on page 81; “It is the very same interpretative capacity of the preliminary emotion that first instigated the deduction from the instinct to procreate.